Got Bed Bugs? Bedbugger Forums » Bed Bug Treatment

Heat Treatment - Question on Cameras, Misc items

(3 posts)
  1. BuggingForInformation

    Joined: Nov '17
    Posts: 8


    Posted 4 months ago
    Thu Nov 9 2017 1:36:59

    Login to Send PM


    So I am going to be heat treating, and wanted to know how everyone else was able to "sterilize" the following items (so did you heat treat them, or vacuum them, or do something else?)

    1) DSLR Camera (I have a Canon Rebel)
    2) Pens (I have a collection from Japan)
    3) Paints (acrylics, goache, watercolor)
    4) Lotions/toilettries - did you throw them all away or just put in a plastic bag?

    Does anyone know how to sterilize plastic bottles and bags that won't be going into the heat treatment?


  2. bugged-cdn

    senior member
    Joined: Jul '14
    Posts: 518


    Posted 4 months ago
    Thu Nov 9 2017 11:48:06

    Login to Send PM

    Have you tried reaching out to the PCO who will be doing the heat treatment? They usually have pretty detailed instructions for prep work.

  3. thirdusername

    junior member
    Joined: Oct '17
    Posts: 661


    Posted 4 months ago
    Thu Nov 9 2017 19:56:54

    Login to Send PM

    If it's expensive and can be removed then I would remove it.
    I don't know if nuvon strips are safe for those items but if they are, I would do that.

    I am NOT an expert.
    My opinions are just opinions, they may NOT apply to yours or any situation.
    My advice is to always do a LOT of research.
    A lot of what I read contradicts other stuff on the Interweb.

RSS feed for this topic


You must log in to post.

271,409 posts in 44,250 topics over 134 months by 19,385 of 20,044 members. Latest: Savvy717, Bedbugfreeatlast, cannotcope