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  • MOSQUITO INFESTATIONS IN MALAYSIA Mosquito are known to spread vector borne diseases such as Dengue and Malaria. Existed since dinosaur era, mosquitoes have been cited as the world’s deadliest animal.

    Mosquitoes existed since the

    Triassic Period which was 400 million years ago(1)

    Bigger people attract more mosquitoes because they produce higher carbon dioxide & lactic acid(1)

    Only female mosquitoes

    feed on blood because the protein in blood help her eggs develop(2)

    In Malaysia, there are about

    434 species and subspecies of mosquitoes(3)

    Female mosquito lays about

    30-300 eggs at one time(3)

    Male mosquitoes are slightly

    smaller in size compared to female mosquitoes(4)

    Mosquitoes are

    attracted to heat, find lactic acid alluring & tend to bite people who had just exercised(1)

    Mosquitoes are the

    deadliest animal on earth causing more deaths compared to any other animals(5)

    *The number of human fatalities per year10*(7)

    1,000*(7)

    Over 1 Million*(6)

    INTERESTING MOSQUITO FACTS

    Mosquitoes

    50,000*(7)

    NUMBER OF DENGUE CASES AND DEATH TH

    DO YOU KNOW WHY

    FOGGING IS RECOMMENDED?

    No. of cases reported

    No. of deaths reported

    Cases growth

    Number of deaths caused by Dengue as of Nov

    2015 reported higher than

    2014.

    DID YOU KNOW? Dengue fever is caused by a virus transmitted by Aedes mosquitoes. They are distinguished by their black and white markings.

    • Dengue • Malaria • Chikungunya • Yellow Fever

    Mosquito Borne Diseases(12)

    2012(8)

    +98%

    2013(9) 2014(10) As of Nov 2015(11)

    21,900

    35

    43,346

    92

    108,698

    215

    102,801

    283

    Snakes

    Crocodiles

    Sharks

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    Source: (1) http://www.mosquito.org/fun-facts

    (3) Urban Pest Control - Jabatan Pertanian Semenanjung Malaysia (4) http://sharkarama.hubpages.com/hub/Mosquito-Facts (5) http://www.gatesnotes.com/Health/Most-Lethal-Animal-Mosquito (6) http://www.mosquito.org/mosquito-borne-diseases (7) http://www.gatesnotes.com/Health/Most-Lethal-Animal-Mosquito-Week (8) http://www.moh.gov.my/index.php/database_stores/store_view_page/17/458 (9) http://www.moh.gov.my/index.php/database_stores/store_view_page/17/317 (10) http://www.moh.gov.my/index.php/database_stores/store_view_page/17/78 (11) http://kpkesihatan.com/2015/11/13/kenyataan-akhbar-kpk-13-nov-2015-situasi- semasa-demam-denggi-di-malaysia/ (12) http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/dengue-cases-in-penang- triple-last-years-says-deputy-health-minister

    +151% +18%

    *Growth compared to same period

    in 2014

    4 STEPS TO EFFECTIVELY COMBAT AEDES MOSQUITOES TOGETHER!

    Larvicide treatment to control the development of mosquitoes’ larvae on stagnant water

    Thermal fogging or ULV treatment e�ectively controls the population of adult Aedes mosquitoes

    Use adult mosquito traps to further control the mosquito life cycle

    Eliminate mosquito breeding grounds (stagnant water) in your home/ property & surrounding areas

    We are committed to protecting your home and family from Dengue with regular checks and safe mosquito control solutions.

    Absence of unpleasant

    Reduces flash fire and explosion risks from diesel- based thermal fogging

    Minimal smoke environment for improved safety, especially towards the passing motorists. Lesser smoke = Better visibility

    Reduces risk of slip and fall from oily surfaces to pedestrians and motorists

    Water carrier does not produce carbon emission. It reduces air pollution especially during haze crisis

    IMM is a programme which involves the following 4 steps that can help fight against the Aedes mosquitoes targeted at each life cycle.

    1. 2.

    4.3.

    Water-based

    Diesel- based

    VS