Alpharag Artcare Museum Board

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[Nielsen & Bainbridge] A registered trademark for a lightweight rigid cotton rag board. Alpharag® Artcare (TM) Museum board is made using MicroChamber® technology. The boards are constructed from cotton Rag pulp embedded with zeolites to absorb offgassing products and buffers (Calcium carbonate) to neutralize harmful acidic vapors. The rigid, strong, flat panels are water-resistant and dimensionally stable.

Synonyms and Related Terms

Alpharag® Artcare (TM) Museum Board

Resources and Citations

  • Pam Hatchfield, Pollutants in the Museum Environment, Archetype Press, London, 2002
  • MSDS Sheet at MFA
  • Product Information: Conservation Resources Int.: Microchamber