fumigation


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the application of a gas or smoke to something for the purpose of disinfecting it

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Purchase a device for training: training of professionals to fumigation of food and premises, soil fumigation and the use of hydrogen phosphide in the fight against the mole.
Areas comprising narrow lanes with difficult accessibility for vehicles mounted with spray and fumigation machines, he said would be covered by portable spray machines so as to ensure across the board protection of the citizens against preventable ailments.
The District Health Officer assured him that besides fumigation, the dispensary will also be opened in the evening hours so that the residents of the colony and surrounding areas could get better medical facilities at their door steps.
The Andean nation has historically used crop fumigation to kill coca plants, which are used to make cocaine, but the government announced in May that it would suspend aerial spraying next month because of health concerns.
Also read: Dengue fumigation: Punjab Health, Local Bodies, School secretaries made OSDIn a similar incident on Thursday, 120 school girls in Jand district of Attock were rushed to the hospital following an anti-dengue fumigation at their school.
Trial results suggest that GPS-controlled spot fumigation has the potential to reduce fumigant use.
heat treatment and fumigation chamber, and a secured lot for onsite fumigation of equipment and trailers up to 53 ft.
There are few workable options to kill the pests, and methyl bromide fumigation is the most common one.
Mumbai The Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI) has asked the Central Warehousing Corporation (CWC) to stop testing its aircraft cabin fumigation process on "live" rats at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA) and other airports across India.
Carrion described the aerial fumigation program as a hostile act, arguing that Colombia's spraying destroys crops and poses serious health risks on Ecuador's side of the border.
Using heat to kill insects was first pioneered seven years ago as an organic alternative to fumigation.
The technique could be an alternative to conventional fumigation, as some of the gases used in fumigation are being restricted because they are ozone depleters and in many cases plant and factories have to be closed down while fumigation takes place.
Baker will have marketing and indirect sales responsibility for ALP, MGP and Weevil-Cide[R] fumigant, assisting UPI's regional account managers in establishing new fumigation opportunities.
funded fumigation efforts against coca farms in Colombia, including costs and some of the drawbacks.
Tokyo, Japan, Aug 23, 2005 - (JCNN) - Showa Denko (TSE: 4004) announced on August 22 that its wholly owned subsidiary Kokusai Eisei has developed a high-speed fumigation system designed for use in grain and food warehouses.