As anyone who lives in a major American city will testify, the age-old problem of bed bug infestations is new again. At one time the tiny insects were almost eliminated in the United States, but the poisons used on them were banned. That fact, added to a more mobile population, has allowed millions of the itch-causing creatures to invade buildings. With that in mind, there is now company offering bed bug luggage that keeps the insects from arriving via suitcases.
Bed Bugs Are Being Imported
The reason that luggage plays a role in bed bug control is that travelers are bringing the insects home from other countries. Unlike the U.S. many areas around the globe never got infestations under control, so they are still a part of everyday life. Even careful tourists can import a few of the bugs. They are nearly invisible and live comfortably in bedding, curtains, rugs, … Read the rest