Solutions – Bibliography – Treatment

Arney, J. S., A. J. Jacobs, and R. Newman. “Influence of Oxygen on the Fading of Organic Colourants.” Journal of the American Institute for Conservation 18 (1979): 108-17. (Accessed March 2017)

Arnold, William J. “Fumigation for Insect Control: Sensitive Structures, Museums and Art and Vauluables Repositories.”WAAC Newsletter 7, no. 1 (1985): 6-7. (Accessed March 2017)

Bailey, SW, and HJ Banks. A Review of Recent Studies of the Effects of Controlled Atmospheres on Stored Product Pests, Controlled Atmosphere Storage of Grains. Amsterdam, Holland: Elsevier Scientific Publishing Co., 1980.

Baker, J. The Effect of Freezing on Ethnographic Materials: A Study Using SEM (Scanning Electron Microscopy) . Chicago, USA: Department of Anthropology, Field Museum of Natural History.

Baskin, B. “Solar Bagging: Putting Sunlight to Work to Eliminate Insect Infestations in Mere Hours.” WAAC Newsletter 23, no. 2 (2001): 20-21. (Accessed March 2017)

Bennett, G., J. Owens, and R. Corrigan. Truman’s Scientific Guide to Pest Management Operations. 6th ed. Cleveland, Ohio: Advanstar Communications Inc., 2003.

Bergh, J. E., and M. Akerlund. “Anoxic Treatment of Insect Collections and Impact of Drawer Designs.” Collection Forum 22, no. 1-2 (2007): 10-22. (Accessed March 2017)

Bergh, J. E., Karl-Martin Jensen, M. Akerlund, L. Hansen Stengard, and Martin Andren. “A Contribution to Standards for Freezing As a Pest Control Method for Museums.” Collection Forum 21, no. 1-2 (2006): 117-25. (Accessed March 2017)

Bergh, J. E., L. Stengård Hansen, K.-M. Vagn Jensen, and P. Vaeggemose Nielsen. “The Effect of Anoxic Treatment on the Larvae of Six Species of Dermestids (Coleoptera).” Journal of Applied Entomology 127, no. 6 (2003): 317-21.

Blyth, Valerie. “The Indian Vase Carpet Fragment, Decisions and Discussions Prior to Conservation.” Victoria and Albert Conservation Journal 31 (1999). (Accessed March 2017)

———. “Pest Management at the Victoria and Albert Museum.” in Post Prints, UKIC Furniture Section, Pest Control in Organic Materials 1996.

Blyth, Valerie, and L Hillyer. “Beating Unwanted Guests.” Victoria and Albert Conservation Journal 10 (1994). (Accessed March 2017)

Blyth, Valerie, and Lynda Hillyer. “Carpet Beetle: A Pilot Study in Detection and Control.” The Conservator 16 (1992).

Burke, J. “Anoxic Microenvironments: A Simple Guide.” 1, no. 1 (1996): 1-4. (Accessed March 2017)

Burke, J. “Vapour Barrier Films.” WAAC Newsletter 14, no. 2 (1992): 13-17. (Accessed March 2017)

Burke, John. Materials and Equipment for Anoxic Fumigation, 1994. (Accessed March 2017) 

Busvine, JR. Insects and Hygene. The Biology and Control of Insect Pests of Medical and Domestic Importance. 3rd ed. London: Chapman and Hall, 1980.

Carrlee, Ellen. “Does Low Temperature Pest Management Cause Damage? Literature Review and Observational Study of Ethnographic Artifacts.” Journal of the American Institute for Conservation 42 (2003): 141-66. (Accessed March 2017)

Cushing, Paula E., Vivian Pliler, and C. S. Ware . “Potential Effect of Residual Anti-Parasitic Compound in Muscle Tissue on a Museum Dermestid Colony.” Collection Forum 22, no. 1-2 (2007): 45-52. (Accessed March 2017)

Daniel, V, G Hanlon, and S Maekawa. “Eradication of Insect Pests in Museums Using Nitrogen.” WAAC Newsletter 15, no. 3 (1993): 15-19. (Accessed March 2017)

Daniel, V, G Hanlon, and S Maekawa. “Non-Toxic Fumigation of Large Objects.” 21st Annual Meeting of the American Institute of Conservation 1993.

Daniel, V, G Hanlon, S Maekawa, and F Preusser. “Nitrogen Fumigation: A Viable Alternative.” International Council of Museums, 14th Triennial Meeting, 2005. 

Daniel, V, and Lambert FL. “Ageless Oxygen Scavanger: Practical Applications.” WAAC Newsletter 15, no. 2 (1993): 12-14. (Accessed March 2017)

Dawson, J. “The Effects of Insecticides on Museum Artefacts and Materials.” A Guide To Museum Pest Control. eds L.A. Zycherman, and J.R. Schrock Washington DC: Association of Systematic Collections, 1988. 

Florian, M. L. “Ethylene Oxide Fumigation: A Literature Review of the Problems and Interactions With Materials and Substances in Artefacts.” A Guide To Museum Pest Control. eds L. A. Zycherman, and JR Schrock Washington DC: Association of Systematic Collections, 1988.

Florian, ML. “The Effect on Artefact Materials of the Fumigant Ethylene Oxide and Freezing Used in Insect Control.” ICOM Committee for Conservation, 8th Triennial Meeting, 1987.

———. “The Freezing Process-Effect on Insects and Artefact Materials.” Leather Conservation News 3, no. 1 (1986).

Gagelmann, M. First Results of a Pilot Decontamination in a PCP Polluted Building by Means of a Humidity Controlled Thermal Process (Accessed March 2017)

Gilberg, M. “Inert Atmosphere Fumigation of Museum Objects.” Studies in Conservation 34 (1989). (Accessed March 2017)

Gilberg, M. “The Effects of Low Oxygen Atmospheres on Museum Pests.” Studies in Conservation 36 (1991): 93-98. (Accessed March 2017)

Hadlington, P. W. A Guide to Pest Control in Australia. Sydney, Australia: NSW University Press, 1976.

Hanlon, G., V. Daniel, N. Ravenel, and S. Maekawa. “Dynamic System for Nitrogen Anoxia of Large Museum Objects: A Pest Eradication Case Study.” Second International Conference on Biodeterioration of Cultural Property, 1993. (Accessed March 2017)

Hedges, Stoy, and Mark Lacey. Field Guide for the Management of Structure Infesting Beetles, Vol. 2. Cleveland: Franzak and Foster Co., 1996.

Hillyer, L, and V Blyth. “Carpet Beetles A Pilot Study in Detection and Control.” The Conservator 16 (1992): 65-77.

Kesse, Erich. Letter About Fumigation (Accessed March 2017)

Kigawa, R., H. Nochide, Y. Miyazawa, S. Miura, and Thomas J. K. Strang. “Carbon Dioxide Adsorption by Various Kinds of Materials in the Eradication of Museum Pest Insects.” Science for Conservation 42, no. 79-86.

Kingsley, H., D. Pinninger, A. Xavier-Rowe, and P. Winsor. Integrated Pest Management for Collections, Proceedings of 2001: A Pest Odyssey. English Heritage, 2001.

Koestler, R. “Practical Application of Nitrogen and Argon Fumigation Procedures for Insect Control in Museum Objects.” in International Conference of Bio Deterioration of Cultural Property, 96-98, 1992.

Linnie, Martyn J. “Integrated Pest Management: A Proposed Strategy for Natural History Museums.” Museum Management and Curatorship 15 , no. 2 (1996): 133-43. (Accessed March 2017)

Maekawa, S., and K. Elert. The Use of Oxygen-Free Environments in the Control of Museum Insect Pests. Los Angeles: Getty Conservation Institute, 2003. (Accessed March 2017)

Mallis, Arnold. Handbook of Pest Control. Mallis Handbook and Technical Training Company, 1997.

Mallis, A., and D. Moreland. Handbook of Pest Control : The Behavior, Life History, and Control of Household Pests. 8th ed. Mallis Handbook and Technical Training Company, 1997.
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and indexes. 

Mibach, L. “Modifications to Home Freezers for Pest Control.” WAAC Newsletter (1994): 26-27. (Accessed March 2017)

Motylewsky, K. “Non-Toxic Fumigation & Alternative Control Techniques for Preserving Cultural/ Historic Properties & Collections.” (1994). (Accessed March 2017)

National Park Service. “Anoxic Environments: A Treatment for Pest Control.” (1999). (Accessed March 2017)

Nicholson, M., and W. von Rotberg. “Controlled Environment Heat Treatment As a Safe and Efficient Method of Pest Control.” The 2nd International Conference on Insect Pests in the Urban Environment, 1996. (Accessed March 2017)

Pinniger, D.  “Insect Control with the Thermo Lignum Treatment.”  Conservation News (United Kingdom Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works). Vol 59 (1996). 

Pinniger, D. Insect Pests in Museums. Institute of Archaeology Publications, 1989.

Pinniger, D., A. Meyer, and A. Townsend. Pest Management in Museums, Archives and Historic Houses. London: Archetype Publications Ltd., 2001.

Pinzl, A. “Modifying a Freezer for Pest Control.” SPNHC Newsletter 7 (2), 4 (1993). (Accessed March 2017)

———. “Modifying a Freezer for Pest Control.” in Modifications to Home Freezers for Pest Control. WAAC Newsletter. Lisa Mibach, 26-27. Vol. 16. 1994.

Rust, Michael K., and Janice M. Kennedy. The Feasibility of Using Modified Atmospheres to Control Insect Pests in Museums.Getty Conservation Institue, 1993.

Schwartz, P. H. Guidelines for the Control of Insect and Mite Pests of Food, Fibers, Feeds, Ornamentals, Livestock, and Households. USDA-ARS Handbook, 584. Washington, D.C. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, 1982.

Selwitz, Charles, and Shin Maekawa.  Inert Gases in the Control of Museum Insect Pests. Research in Conservation. Los Angeles, CA: Getty Conservation (1998) Institute. (accessed March 2015)

Strang, Thomas J. K. ” A Brief Guide to Thermal and Controlled Atmosphere Treatments for Insect Eradication.” Preventive Conservation Working Group Letter 1:4 (1995).

———. “Controlling Insect Pests With Low Temperature.” CCI Note 3/3, Canadian Conservation Institute, 1997, updated 2008.

———. “The Effects of Thermal Methods of Pest Control on Museum Collections.” in Preprints of the 3rd International Conference on Biodeterioration of Cultural Property, pp 199-212.

———. “Framework for Integrated Pest Management: A Systematic Approach .” Research on Methyl Bromide Alternatives, 2001-2003. (2002): 107-28.

———. “A Healthy Dose of the Past? A Future Direction in Herbarium Pest Control.” in Managing the Modern Herbarium, An Interdisciplinary Approach. eds D. A. Metsger, and S. C. ByersVancouver: Elton-Wolf, 1999.

———. “I’Ve Got Bugs in My Pockets and I Dont Know What to Do With Them.” AAM Museum News 84, no. 4 (2005): 46-47.

———. “Moth Eaten.” in Fur Trade Legacy, the Preservation of Organic Materials. Preprints From the Workshop at the 31st Annual ConferenceCanadian Association for Conservation of Cultural Property.

———. “Principles of Heat Disinfestation.” in Integrated Pest Management for Collections, Proceedings of 2001: A Pest Odyssey, eds Helen Kingsley, David Pinninger, Amber Xavier-Rowe, and Peter Winsor, Chapter 18, pp 114-29London: James and James.

———. “A Review of Published Temperatures for the Control of Pest Insects in Museums.” Collection Forum 8, no. 2 (1992): 41-67.

———. “Thermal Control of Museum Insect Pests: Basic Principles and Practical Examples Worldwide.” Research on Methyl Bromide Alternatives, 2001-2003. (2002).

Strang, Thomas J. K., and John E. Dawson. “Solving Museum Insect Problems: Chemical Control.” Canadian Conservation Institute Technical Bulletin, Canadian Conservation Institute, 2000.

Strang, Thomas J. K., and R. Kigawa. “Levels of IPM Control, Matching Conditions to Performance and Effort. ” in SPNHC, 20th Cfoerence PostprintCollection Forum.

The Chicora Foundation. Managing: Pests in Your Collections.

Valentin, N. “Insect Eradication in Museums and Archives by Oxygen Replacement, a Pilot Project.” in ICOM Committee for Conservation 9th Triennial MeetingLos Angeles: ICOM Committee for Conservation, 1990.

Williams, S., and S. McLaren. “Modification of Storage Design to Mitigate Insect Problems.” Collection Forum 6, no. 1 (1990): :27-32.

Zycherman, Lynda, and JR Schrock, ed. A Guide to Museum Pest Control. Washington: Association of Systematics Collections, 1988.


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