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    Humidity indicator cards--cobalt-free vs. cobalt s ...

    We're getting ready to pack up boxes of cellulose nitrate negatives and store them in a freezer per the procedure in NPS Conserve O Gram 14/10, The procedure calls for using cobalt salt humidity indicator cards, but because of the toxicity of cobalt salts, ...

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    RE: disaster response companies in midwest

    At Iowa State University Library we use BMS Catastrophe as well as Belfor. ------------------------------ Cynthia Kapteyn Assistant Conservator Iowa State University Library Ames IA (515) 715-3304 ------------------------------

  • Thank you Robin, Yes I listened to it a while ago but I do not recall them mentioning if anyone had used this particular system.  I will double check though.  Ghazaleh ------------------------------ Ghazaleh Rabiei Collections Manager Aga Khan Museum ...

  • Hi  Ghazaleh- There is a webinar from the C2CCares archives that might of use to you in this. It is the:  January 2019 Demystifying Silica Gel for Effective Microclimates Webinar:   https://www. connectingtocollections.org/ effective-microclimates/ ...

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    Gayloard Archival Silica Gel Reconditioner

    Hi everyone, I am wondering if anyone has used the Gaylord Archival Silica Gel Reconditioning System at their organization? https://www.gaylord.com/Exhibit-%26-Display/Installation-Supplies/Gaylord-Archival%26%23174%3B-Silica-Gel-Reconditioning-System/p/61-GBCONDSM ...

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  • Below is a posting for our fellow museum professionals. I thought this community would be the best place for this. Please share with your colleagues.  Bureau Director II, Director of Curatorial Services Museum Division Starting Annual Salary: $55,208.96 ...