About Us

PestWorld.org is the official website of the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), a non-profit organization committed to the protection of public health, food and property. This site serves as a comprehensive, trusted and factual resource for consumers, media, educators and pest control professionals. From common household pests to do-it-yourself pest control tips, PestWorld.org provides credible information and tools to better serve our visitors' pest management needs.

Please utilize PestWorld.org as your main resource for information on bugs, rodents, pest control, and the growing professional pest management industry.

Pest control professionals are invited to visit NPMAPestworld.org to access the National Pest Management Association's member website. This site provides timely news, valuable information and access to all NPMA member benefits.


For more than 90 years, the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has represented the interests of its members and the structural pest control industry's commitment to the protection of public health, food and property.

The values that the NPMA founders shared in 1933 are still embraced today as the association’s membership exceeds 5,000 companies from the United States and other countries.

Headquartered in Fairfax, Va., just outside of Washington, D.C., NPMA has a staff of technical, regulatory, education and member services professionals committed to the pest management industry.