ERIC Number: ED450554
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
IPM: Integrated Pest Management Kit for Building Managers. How To Implement an Integrated Pest Management Program in Your Building(s).
This management kit introduces building managers to the concept of Integrated Pest Management (IPM), and provides the knowledge and tools needed to implement an IPM program in their buildings. It discusses the barriers to implementing an IPM program, why such a program should be used, and the general guidelines for its implementation. Managerial and monitoring reports for IPM program evaluation are provided along with guidance sheets for IPM buildings and information on the role of building managers responsible for pest control activities. Additional IPM guidance sheets are provided for business management staff responsible for recycling activities, waste disposal and disposal contracts, custodial services, landscape grounds design and maintenance, renovation and construction projects, building repair and repair contracts, food service managers, HVAC, electrical, plumbing, roofing, office workers, teachers, students, and condominium and apartment residents. The kit also contains sample evaluation and contact list forms along with a list of IPM and pesticide resources. (GR)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Guidelines, Program Administration, Program Implementation, Public Schools
For full text: http://www.massdfa.org/pesticides/publications/index.htm.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Support Staff
Authoring Institution: Massachusetts Dept. of Food and Agriculture, Boston. Pesticide Bureau.