Disease Control Technologies LLC (DCT) is pleased to announce that the World Health Organization Pesticide Evaluation Scheme (WHOPES) and WHO/FAO Joint Meeting on Pesticide Specifications (JMPS) Committee has approved its Royal Sentry® brand of long lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) and added it to the short list of WHOPES approved LLINs.
Royal Sentry® is a strong, durable, ready-to-use mosquito bed net made from high density polyethylene (HDPE) monofilament yarn that incorporates a safe and effective insecticide called Alphacypermethrin. Royal Sentry® LLIN products provide up to 5 years of continuous malaria protection and offer the most cost effective choice among all LLIN products.
DCT is a U.S. based company that specializes in the development, manufacture, and distribution of vector-borne disease control textiles. Our products are designed to cost effectively provide superior long-lasting protection to the world’s most vulnerable population from diseases such as African Trypanosomiasis (sleeping sickness), Chagas disease, Dengue, Leishmaniasis, Lymphatic Filariasis (Elephantiatis), and Malaria.
Visit our website at http://www.diseasecontroltechnologies.com to learn more about Royal Sentry® products.
Wed, July 27, 2011
by David Garrison