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Subject: Storing plastic

Storing plastic

From: Monona Rossol <actsnyc<-a>
Date: Sunday, April 13, 2014
Ana Sofia Silva <anasfsilva<-a t->gmail< . >com> writes

>I am currently working on a project that involves objects made of
>plastic, and most of them are celluloid objects that need to be
>conditioned and stored differently from how they are now. ...

See article in

    Megan E. Springate
    "Cellulose Nitrate Plastic (Celluloid) in Archaeological
    Assemblages: Identification and Care"
    Northeastern Historical Archeology, Volume 26, Issue 1,


    Full text

It is complete and covers the health issues with these celluloid
items as well.

Monona Rossol, M.S., M.F.A., Industrial Hygienist
President:  Arts, Crafts and Theater Safety, Inc.
Safety Officer: Local USA829, IATSE
181 Thompson St. #23
New York, NY 10012

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Received on Sunday, 13 April, 2014

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