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Technician treating a book by reducing its acidity

Technician treating a book by reducing its acidity

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PHILIPPE GONTIER / EURELIOS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY PHILIPPE GONTIER / EURELIOS / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption

Book preservation. Female technician taking a sample from fluid being used to reduce the acidity levels in a page from an old book. Acids produced by the action of microbes can damage the fibres which make up the paper. Photographed at the National Library of France in Paris.

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