Edible insects are growing in popularity and are not only viewed as trendy additions to suburban restaurant menus, but are posing a solution to food security, global health and sustainability. Entomophagy Entomophagy is the term used for eating insects. and interestingly enough, 2 billion people globally consume them (2013 UN [...]
Thu, Oct 20, 2016
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Pest Diseases
Pests leave what behind?! Pests are not only destructive but can pose a risk to human health; they are prolific breeders and carriers of many nasty diseases. Through their relentless search for food and shelter, pests leave behind disease-causing pathogens and bacteria. They can spread these by contaminating food and water [...]
Thu, Oct 06, 2016
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Data insights collected through our myRentokil platform is a powerful tool for analysing, predicting, and identifying any pest-related problems throughout the food supply chain. Pests are relentless in their search for food and shelter, highlighting how adaptable and destructive they can be. myRentokil is a medium to help keep food-related [...]
Thu, Sep 01, 2016
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healthcare pest risk
Let's face it, when we think about hospitals and healthcare facilities, we don't want to see pests of any kind. This is our zero tolerance shield worn firmly and tightly as we maintain the expectation that healthcare facilities keep their premises 100% pest-free. Did you know that there is an 80% [...]
Mon, Aug 22, 2016
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So you have seen the signs of mice or rats within your home and/or workplace. But what next? Should you leave them alone as they are harmless little creatures just looking for a home? Well not exactly, these small vermin bring a range of diseases with them when finding a [...]
Thu, Jul 21, 2016
Source: deBugged AU