Welcome to Russell IPM – SPI
Russell IPM is the leading manufacturer of pheromone based insect monitoring and control systems in the UK and one of the largest in Europe. Our core expertise covers insect behaviour modifying systems and natural product based biorational pest management.
We aim to translate science into innovative products to deliver safe, effective and environmentally friendly solutions to the issues faced by farmers, pest controllers and hygiene officers.
With a steadfast commitment to research and development, Russell IPM maintains a position at the forefront of pheromone based insect monitoring and control technology with a range of specialist systems for use in the agriculture sector, food processing, storage and distribution facilities and other public health fields.
Over the last 30 years the Russell IPM research and development team has focused on producing high potential new products to best serve the agriculture sector, stored product industries, home and garden markets. Our research facilities include:
- A pheromone dispenser formulation laboratory
- A trap adhesive research unit
- A sophisticated wide range of pressure-sensitive adhesive coating equipment
- Technology to incorporate pheromones and attractants into the adhesive layer
- An advanced in-house printing facility for custom made products.
Research & Development
Year on year our research and development generates new technology that fulfills our customer needs and enables us to develop the most promising products. Russell IPM has been the commercial partner in DEFRA (UK), KTP (UK) and EU funded projects concerning the development of multi-species attractant and pheromone release control technology. To maintain the highest quality, our technical team ensures strict quality control checks on every product before manufacture.
The Russell IPM headquarters and main production facility is based in Deeside in the UK.
In addition there are five marketing subsidiaries in Spain, Morocco, Algeria, Jordan and Bangladesh. Working closely with distribution partners, Russell IPM supplies a range of insect monitoring and control products worldwide.