06/2020 research result available "X-ray irradiation of archive material"

01.11.2018 13:01:36 | docusave, Eva Grandjean

Since February 2017 docusave has been supervising the Innosuisse research project "X-ray irradiation for the disinfection of cellulosic/paper containing archive and cultural goods"  in cooperation with the Bern University of Fine Arts BUA.

What is being investigated:
Under what conditions X-ray irradiation is suitable for disinfecting cellulosic/paper containing archive and cultural goods from a conservation point of view?
What side effects does the irradiation cause with respect to the materials?

The result will be available by the middle of 2020 at the latest.  
We will report about it in the NEWS!