EEE threat ramps up business for RI mosquito treatment company

EEE threat ramps up business for RI mosquito treatment company


2018. (CG) WITH THE THREAT OF TRIPLE E AND WEST NILE VIRUS — MORE PEOPLE ARE TURNING TO PROFESSIONALS… TO PROTECT THEIR HOMES.. AND THEMSELVES. T-J DEL SANTO SPOKE WITH ONE LOCAL BUSINESS OWNER — ABOUT THE IMPACT. THE THREAT OF TRIPLE-E FROM MOSQUITOES HAS ONE LOCAL COMPANY A LITTLE BUSIER. ADDED PROTECTION, THAT’S WHAT EDWIN FOSTER SAID HIS COMPANY IS THERE FOR. “We’re very very busy.” WITH THE RECENT NEWS OF TRIPLE-E BEING DETECTED IN AREA MOSQUITOES AND THE SUDDEN DEATH OF A MASSACHUSETTS WOMAN, THE WARWICK-BASED “MOSQUITO TECH” HAS SEEN A SUDDEN UP-TICK IN BUSINESS. “The phone traffic has increased. But what we really notice is that we have a lot of clients that only do it during the summer, they’re calling up and continuing it out into the fall.” DESPITE THE CONCENTRATION OF TRIPLE-E-INFECTED MOSQUITOES BEING FOUND MAINLY IN SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS SO FAR, THE COMPANY HAS BEEN BUSY ALL OVER RHODE ISLAND, TOO. AND CALLERS ARE NOT ONLY CONCERNED ABOUT TRIPLE-E. “Not only triple-e but also lyme disease…What we treat for is mosquitoes and ticks.” FOSTER SAID THE COMPANY WANTS TO HELP YOU, BUT YOU ALSO HAVE TO HELP YOURSELF BY GETTING RID OF STANDING WATER IN YOUR YARD. The things you’re already talking about on the news is great….the deet, long sleeve shirts, dusk and dawn, that’s when they’re most active. And if you want that added protection, that’s what we’re here for.12 AND MOSQUITOES WILL CONTINUE TO BE ACTIVE UNTIL THE FIRST HARD FROST WHICH IS USUALLY IN MID TO LATE OCTOVER. I’M T.J. DEL

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