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- Dow's Vikane Takes On Biggest Job Yet. // Pest Control;Nov2006, Vol. 74 Issue 11, p14
The article reports on the largest fumigation with vikane, a gas fumigant used as drywood termite treatment from Dow AgroSciences LLC which was finished at Mariners Bay in Marina del Rey, California. The complex carried more than 9.7 million cubic feet of residential and commercial space and for...
- Flexing at 50. Lobe, Matt // Pest Management Professional;Jun2011, Vol. 79 Issue 6, p16
The article reports that as part of the Vikane gas fumigant 50th birthday celebration from Dow AgroSciences LLC, it helps eradicate problems in bedbug infestations.
- Fumigation Companies Compete in 9th Annual Banner Contest. // Pest Management Professional;Sep2012, Vol. 80 Issue 9, p12
The article reports that the Pest Control Operators of California (PCOC) and Dow AgroSciences LLC announced Mercury Termite and Pest Control of Covina, California as the first place winner for their 9th annual Fumigation Banner Bonanza Contest.
- Dow fumigant gains approval. // European Chemical News;9/15/2003, Vol. 79 Issue 2068, p25
Reports that Dow AgroSciences has received approval in Switzerland in September 2003 for its ProFume alternative to methyl bromide as an agricultural fumigant.
- Good first year of ProFume, Dow says. // Pest Control;Apr2005, Vol. 72 Issue 4, p12
Reports on the success of Dow AgroSciences LLC's ProFume, a postharvest fumigant. Fumigation companies that completed the three-part ProFume training program; Findings of research showing that ProFume is a viable alternative for millers and processors; Pending Environmental Protection Agency's...
- PC Reports: Pheromones and fumigants. // Pest Control;May2005, Vol. 73 Issue 5, p91
This article presents information on several products related to pheromones and fumigants. Degesch produces the aluminum phosphide fumigant Phostoxin, the hydrogen phosphide Magtoxin and the aluminum phosphide Fumex, It also offers a range of fumigation accessories and educational products....
- Telone supplies to be limited for 2009. // Southeast Farm Press;3/18/2009, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p32
The article reports on the announcement of Dow AgroSciences LLC regarding the reduction of its Telone supplies for 2009. Considering its commitment in working to find comprehension solutions to the short supply position, the company is restricting Telone II soil fumigant and Telone C-17 soil...
- Vikane review and training starts soon. // Pest Control;Feb2005, Vol. 73 Issue 2, p70
Reports on the plan of Dow AgroSciences LLC to commence its 2005 Caretakers Program, an annual review and training session for those involved in any stage of fumigation with Vikane. Objectives of the Caretakers Program; Features of the program; Moves to review the Vikane Stewardship Policy,...
- Historic Hawaiian Ship Rescued By Vikane. // Pest Control;Mar2007, Vol. 75 Issue 3, p14
The article focuses on the fumigation of Hokule'a, a historic Hawaiian ship, to eliminate drywood termite infestation. A replica of a voyaging canoe used by Polynesians, Hokule'a was built by the Polynesian Voyaging Society. Pest management company, Chemi-Pure Termite & Pest Control, rendered...