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CHICAGO (ABC) — Bait that causes infertility is Chicago’s newest approach to combating the city’s rodent problem, officials announced Tuesday. The bait, called Contrapest, will be used as part of a pilot program at the garbage transfer station at West 34th Street and South Lawndale Avenue on the South Side.
CHICAGO (CBS) — After halting the use of dry ice to kill rats last winter, city officials said Chicago has been given the green light to start up again, and the Department of Streets and Sanitation also has started trying a new non-lethal method to fight Chicago’s rodent problem. Chicago is adapting its rodent control strategy to include a ... Read More
EVERY MONTH, MORE than a thousand New Yorkers grab their phones, dial 311, and cry rat. The city’s official hotline is increasingly inundated with rodent complaints—topping 3.5 million in 2016.
ContraPest, a product that had its start in UA research, could be the answer for the health department of New York City, which has a serious rodent problem on its hands.
Researchers outside of the industry discovered a way to make rodents non-reproductive. Now, PMPs may benefit from their efforts as well…
SenesTech Inc. is Arizona’s newest public company after it started trading on the Nasdaq stock market Dec. 8.
Rats spread disease, decimate crops and very occasionally eat people alive. For centuries, we have struggled to find an effective way of controlling their numbers. Until now…
High-Tech Small Businesses to Receive Tibbetts Awards for Innovative and Outstanding Contributions.
Hitting urban rodents in their reproductive systems may be the best thing to ever happen to them.
America’s rattiest city takes the Planned Parenthood approach to curbing its rodent problem. The Chicago Transit Authority is making birth control free and conveniently located—for rats.