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No link between rats and AWCs

There is no direct link between rat infestation and alternate weekly collections (AWCs), claims the chairman of the National Pest Technician Association (NPTA).Barrie Sheard has made a U-turn since the NPTA released the National Rodent Survey Report in 2006 when he said that the introduction of AWCs contributed to the increase in rodents. In the new report for 2007 Sheard has changed his views.  There is no direct link between rat infestation and AWCs. So long as its properly ...