Cellofas

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Description

[ICI] A registered trademark for a water-soluble polymer composed of Sodium carboxymethyl cellulose (CMC). Cellofas is used as an adhesive and consolidant.

Additional Information

R.Feller, M.Wilt, Evaluation of Cellulose Ethers for Conservation, in Research in Conservation Series, Getty Conservation Institute, 1990.

Sources Checked for Data in Record

  • Conservation termlist: www.hants.org.uk/museums (2000)