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Urban pest management : an environmental perspective

Author: Partho Dhang
Publisher: Wallingford : CABI, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Bringing together ideas from both academic and private enterprises, this book covers methods of pest control, their impacts on human health and the environment, and strategies for integrated  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Partho Dhang
ISBN: 9781845938031 1845938038
OCLC Number: 804962727
Description: XXI, 258 p.
Contents: Section I: General Perspective1: Urban Entomology: A need for redefinition with regards to newer technology, improved training and environmental regulations.2: A needs to bring down insecticide load in urban environment: An analysis on insecticides as urban pollutants.Section II: Integrated Pest Management3: Developing applied skills of Entomologists in managing urban and industrial Integrated Pest Management (IPM) programs4: Termite behavior dictates the components of a successful Integrated Pest Management program for subterranean termites while communication technology drives industry implementation.5: Important urban pests in Brazil and their management challenges using bio-rational methods.6: Mosquito control: One of the most important efforts for the reduction of insect borne diseases.7: Integrated Solutions for Controlling Nuisance Flies in the Urban Environment8: Liquid termiticides and their current role in termite management.9: Urban insect pests in SE Asia and their management using bio-rational principles & baiting techniques.10: Advances in bed bug research and management.11: Community IPM with Special Reference to Pest Management in School Environments12: Integrated Pest Management in Today's World: The Next GenerationSection III: Technology13: Insect Baiting in Integrated Pest Management: A future for managing urban environment with less insecticide.14: Insecticide encapsulation technology: An effective tool for the control of house dust mite, bed bug and cockroach.15: Future of IGRs. Commonly perceive safe but listed harmful in many countries.16: Pheromones a resourceful tool in modern Urban Pest Management.Section IV: Regulation17: Future regulations and restrictions in anticipation: Are they sound decisions considering the pressure of urban pest on human habitats is on increases. How future products would be evaluated in context of regulation and registration.18: Effective Regulation of the Practice of Structural Pest Management
Responsibility: edited by Partho Dhang.


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