Chapter 13. Book and Paper Preservation

  1. Dipl.-Ing. Herbert Holik
  1. Dr. Manfred Anders

Published Online: 6 JUN 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527608257.ch13

Handbook of Paper and Board

Handbook of Paper and Board

How to Cite

Anders, M. (2006) Book and Paper Preservation, in Handbook of Paper and Board (ed H. Holik), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527608257.ch13

Editor Information

  1. Corporate R&D and Technology, Voith Paper, Escher Wyss Str. 25, 88212 Ravensburg, Germany

Author Information

  1. Zentrum für Bucherhaltung, Leipzig, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 JUN 2006
  2. Published Print: 20 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527309979

Online ISBN: 9783527608256

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Keywords:

  • paper;
  • board;
  • preservation;
  • mechanisms of paper deterioration;
  • development of mass deacidification processes;
  • current commercial processes;
  • strengthening old paper;
  • strengthening brittle paper;
  • commercial prospects

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Mechanisms of Paper Deterioration

    • Paper Deterioration by Aging

    • Oxidative Deterioration Processes

    • Alterations due to Paper Aging

      • Yellowing

      • Embrittlement of Paper

  • Development of Mass Deacidification Processes

    • Overview

    • History of Commercial Mass Deacidification

      • BPA Process

      • The DEZ Process

      • The Wei T'o Process.

      • The British Library Process

      • The Lithco Process

  • Current Commercial Processes

    • Papersave Process®

    • The Bookkeeper Process

    • Magnesium Oxide Dust

    • Aqueous Processes

      • Bückeburger Process

      • The Austrian National Library Process

  • Strengthening Old and Brittle Paper

    • Overview

    • Preservation of Originals by (Mechanical) Paper Splitting (Leipzig Paper Splitting Technique)

  • Commercial Prospects

  • References