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Now that the public comment period has closed for the registration review of Aluminum Phosphide, Magnesium Phosphide & phosphine fumigants we wanted to share with you an update on the status of the Proposed Interim Decision (PID).

This update includes a review of the timeline, the proposed risk mitigation policies, updated descriptions of the PPE, the discussion surrounding buffer zones, pesticide resistance management, and several talking points for our industry to discuss and consider.

You can view and download our PID update by clicking here.

If you’d like to view the public comments submitted to the US EPA you can click here.

If you have any questions about this topic, or any other inquiries please feel free to email us at info@degeschamerica.com.

GEAPS International Board of Directors has postponed GEAPS Exchange 2021 due to continuing concerns about COVID-19 and the upcoming flu season.  Originally scheduled for February of next year, the event will now take place at the Columbus Convention Center Aug. 6-9, 2021. Registration opens in May.

For more information, please click here for the GEAPS official announcement.

This week Degesch America, Inc, in conjunction with Grainnet and Feed Professionals hosted a web based training presentation focused on the prevention of Salmonella, E. coli, Campylobacter and other pathogenic bacteria that pose a risk to our food supply.

Juan M Hernandez Vieyra (Feed Professionals) provided us with terrific data highlighting the importance of protecting food supplies from these pathogens, and discussed the products and equipment available to help us accomplish this task.

If you missed this presentation don’t worry; you can view a recording of it here.

Please let us know if we can help you with your commodity protection efforts. We’re only a phone call or email away!

Degesch America and the entire Detia-Degesch Group (DDG) remains up and running providing essential services to protect the world’s food supply.


Pest pressure doesn’t let up, especially while we’re experiencing the effects of this ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. It becomes even more apparent the battle will be ongoing for years to come, with response and recovery efforts needed on multiple fronts.


Rest assured, we will continue to extend our stored product pest control expertise to the industry through our product stewardship programs, provided at no charge.


As a global service provider through our network of companies and DDG affiliates we’re available around the world to assist you. Whether it’s through service, product sales or consultation we are here to help.