environmental    Community Sanitation – Vector and Rodent Control

The New Bedford Health Department ensures that Vector and Rodent control meet the regulations put forth by the Massachusetts Sanitary Code.

The state code and Massachusetts General Laws require that the extermination efforts  are accomplished by “recognized and legal pest elimination methods” and that persons who apply pesticides in a place that is used for habitation must be licensed or certified.


Insects and other Pests

Integrated Pest Management Toolkit