Parks and Recreation Turf Management

Tips and Techniques: Protecting Water Quality

Urban pest control professionals provide value to their customers by using the best practices and products to control insect pests, weeds and rodents. An important responsibility of each professional applicator is safeguarding water resources.

Any pest control product used outdoors can potentially end up in water if the applicator isn't careful. This can happen when a product is washed away from the treated area by over-irrigation or heavy rainfall.

By taking a few simple precautions, pest control products will stay where they belong - on the treated area.

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