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Standards [CURRENT]

DIN EN 16790
Conservation of cultural heritage - Integrated pest management (IPM) for protection of cultural heritage; German version EN 16790:2016

Title (German)

Erhaltung des kulturellen Erbes - Integrierte Schädlingsbekämpfung (IPM) zum Schutz des kulturellen Erbes; Deutsche Fassung EN 16790:2016


This European Standard defines Integrated Pest Management (IPM) and describes a comprehensive methodology for managing pest problems for protection of cultural heritage. This European Standard applies to objects and buildings, housing collections, such as museums, archives, libraries, historic houses and buildings, places of worship, art dealers and auction rooms, art transport and storage companies. This European Standard does not apply to caves, gardens, and parks.

Document: references other documents

Responsible national committee

NA 005-01-36 AA - Conservation of cultural heritage (national mirror committee for CEN/TC 346)  

Responsible european committee

CEN/TC 346/WG 19 - Management and protection of collections  

Edition 2016-12
Original language German
Translation English
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