NEWS - 06-04-2023
We’re often so focused on the processed end product, like oil or flour, that it’s easy to forget how truly amazing seeds are.
NEWS - 15-03-2023
Stored product pests are causing millions of dollars of economic loss each year, and dried fruits aren’t safe either. Fortunately, there is a way in which you can save your commodity from becoming a feast for these tiny creatures. You won’t be needing any chemicals so don’t worry about losing your product’s organic certification.
However, before diving into this pest management method, you need to understand the common pests found in dried fruits and what are the consequences of failing in getting rid of them to know what you are dealing with. Let’s get started!
NEWS - 13-02-2023
The use of herbs and spices is a vital part of the food, cosmetic, and pharmaceutical industries. Unfortunately, herbs and spices are also vulnerable to pests, which greatly compromises the quality of their aromas and therapeutic properties. Infestation can happen at any stage in the supply chain, from the farm where they are grown, to the processing facilities, to the store shelf. The most common infestations occur during storage, and transport.
NEWS - 10-01-2023
Cacao is a fragile crop and extremely susceptible to pests and diseases that can significantly reduce production and storage stocks, causing high economic losses. Insect infestation can start at the farm and during the drying process in the country of origin but can also occur while the cacao beans are transported to a warehouse for storage or shipment abroad, within storage facilities, and even at the final stages of chocolate production.
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NEWS - 01-08-2020
Today is a very special day for all of us at Peterson and Control Union; It's our 100 year birthday.
NEWS - 09-08-2019
Control Union Pest Management performs (preventive) control of the BMSB by means of Heat Treatment. The treatment against BMSB takes place by placing goods of all types and sizes in our dedicated HT chamber and ensuring that the goods are 56 degrees (core temperature) for at least 30mn. Not any live stage of the BMSB can survive these temperatures.
NEWS - 03-07-2017
Control Union Pest Management heeft het certificaat IPM Rattenbeheersing in haar bezit. Daarmee is Control Union Pest Management een van de bedrijven die voldoen aan de nieuwe wettelijke eisen op dit gebied.