Heritage Pest Management is a specialist integrated pest management (IPM) consultancy for museums, galleries and private collections.
Pest inspections and treatment of collection/display areas
The first step in protecting any collection is a thorough inspection to identify areas of concern. Alex Roach is a fully qualified pest management professional with more than 20 years experience in the identification and treatment of pest problems.
Design and implementation of integrated pest management (IPM) programs
Heritage Pest Management is the leading Australian consultancy offering fully personalised Integrated Pest Management programs for galleries and museums.
Non-toxic fumigation of artefacts
Cultural and historical artefacts require expert handling and specific pest treatments to minimise the risk of damage. Heritage Pest Management uses proven non-toxic methods to treat precious objects. For more information, see Resources.
Pest management training
As part of a robust Integrated Pest Management program, Heritage Pest Management offers conservators, museum staff and volunteers expert training in implementing an IPM program, as well as workshops on how to set up low-oxygen fumigation.