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EPA to Ban D-Con Rodent Products for Refusing Safety Standards to Protect Children

News Releases By Date EPA Moves to Ban 12 D-Con Mouse and Rat Control Products / Action Will Prevent Thousands of Accidental Exposures Among Children Each Year Release Date: 01/30/2013 Contact Information: Dale Kemery (News media only) kemery.dale@epa.gov 202-564-7839 202-564-4355; … Continue reading

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Snake Cake Anyone?

My coworker, Donna found this great photo of a snake cake and I just had to share it. Francesca Pitcher, owner of North Star Cakes, the business behind the Albino Burmese Python novel creation, is over the moon. Her Facebook page … Continue reading

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Come Visit Ford’s Hometown Services at the Worcester Home Show

Looking for something to do this weekend? Why not stop by the Worcester Home Show at the DCU Center. Our booth always has the most activity because we bring our live insectarium for you to see. Have you ever seen a Scorpion … Continue reading

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You are what you eat!

Ants give new meaning to ‘you are what you eat’ Mish Whalen writes These ants can’t ever be self-conscious about what they eat! Their transparent abdomens reflect what they’ve ingested. Realizing this, photographer and scientist Mohamed Babu captured these amazing … Continue reading

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Spiders show up in Honda Accords too!

Recently, Mazda recalled vehicles due to spiders weave a web in the evaporative canister vent line and this may cause a restriction of the line and possibly a fire. I just noticed this article from the NY Times. Looks like … Continue reading

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