Featured Links

Pest Management Professional's "Green on Green" Columns


July 2008 "Proper site assessment is both a science and an art. It’s also an enormous opportunity to earn revenue." Read Site Assessment: An Essential Element of Green (pdf)


May 2008 "What do you and your staff need to know to correctly deliver green?" Read The Keys to the Emerald City (pdf)


April 8, 2008 "What's the difference between conventional pest management, integrated pest management (IPM) and green pest management (GPM) strategies?" Read On the Record: Green Pest Management - It's a Mindset and More (pdf)


April 1, 2008 "What do upselling and ad-on services have to do with green pest management?" Read Green on Green: Upsell Opportunities Grow With Green Programs (pdf)


January 1, 2008 "...go green by offering strucutral construction/design reviews, door sweep installation, clutter removal, exclusion products and services, repairs, gutter cleaning and tree/shrub trimming. That's what effective pest management is all about." Read Green on Green: Going Green is a Journey, Not a Destination (pdf)























IPM Resources

Green Shield Certified Promotional Materials

Green Shield Certified Brochure (pdf)

Folleto de Green Shield Certified (pdf - en español)

Green Shield Certified Promotional Product Catalog (pdf)


Structural Pest Management

Green Shield Certified for Pest Management Providers (pdf)

Green Shield Certified Annual Renewal Form (doc)

History of Pest Management (pdf)

IPM Foundation (pdf)

Green Pest Management (pdf)

Green Methods & Products (pdf)

Green IPM Tour of a New School (pdf)

The New Green Marketplace (pdf)

Greening of Structural Pest Management (pdf)



Green Shield Certified for Facilities (pdf)


Landscape Pest Management

Creating Your Green Landscaping Program (pdf)

Our Place in the Green Landscaping Marketplace (pdf)


Greening Your Company

Pest West's Fluorescent Lamp Recycling Program (pdf)

Earth911 - Green Recycling Center Search Engine


School IPM

School IPM Links & Resources

IPM STAR for Schools


Links to IPM-Related Resources

IPM Institute of North America, Inc.

Upcoming IPM-related events

Labeling programs using IPM as a requirement

Bibliography of IPM certification, labeling and marketing

Spanish-language bed bug video

Pest Prevention by Design

Program Operations

Green Shield Certified Evaluator Criteria (pdf)

Green Shield Certified Evaluator's Guide (pdf)

Green Shield Certified Guidelines: Scope and Duration of Certification and Evaluation Frequency (pdf)

Green Shield Certified Fee Schedule (pdf)