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The Irresistible Lure of Pheromone Traps

Courtesy of Borgwaldt Flavor GmbH

Common sense suggests that any tobacco company worth its salt should continuously monitor for tobacco beetle and tobacco moth. Pheromone traps are an excellent and cost-effective way to assess whether an infestation has occurred or not. Read more

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Phosphine fumigation remains the de rigueur pest control option in the tobacco industry. But, there certainly are other alternatives available. Tobacco Asia investigates this with German outfit ThermoNox GmbH. Read more

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Pest Control in Tobacco Warehousing

Courtesy of Detia Degesch GmbH

The dreaded cigarette beetle and similarly destructive tobacco moth can wreak havoc on storaged tobacco.Tobacco Asia takes an in-depth look at the two currently most commonly used pest control methods. Read more

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From the Associate editor

Jumping the Gun with E-Cig Bans?

Food for thought: could this rush to ban e-cigarettes and flavors actually backfire on public health?

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