Pest Control Glossary



Emulsifier: an aiding chemical which promotes the suspension of one liquid within another

Emulsion: a mixture of liquids where one liquid is suspended in the form of tiny drops within another liquid e.g. oil suspended in water

Entomophathogenic: An organism which attacks insects

Exotic: Pest Control a reference to a species of pest which is not common/native to the area.

Exoskeleton: a supportive skeletal structure formed on the outside of an insect body