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Subject: Removing Styrofoam from bookcloth

Removing Styrofoam from bookcloth

From: Jane M. Brown <brownjm>
Date: Wednesday, December 13, 1995
Martha Jackson <martha.jackson [at] jhu__edu>

>Does anyone on the list know how to remove Styrofoam residue from
>Cialux Bookcloth?

Would freezing the book work?  I would think that the styrofoam
would get brittle and snap off the book cloth. However, I don't know
the book and am not completely familiar with Cialux bookcloth, so
would be interested to hear other opinions before Martha surges
ahead with my idea.

Jane Brown

                  Conservation DistList Instance 9:49
                Distributed: Thursday, December 14, 1995
                        Message Id: cdl-9-49-007
Received on Wednesday, 13 December, 1995

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