Conservation of Plastics

1st Edition

Yvonne Shashoua

Routledge
Published June 10, 2008
Reference - 300 Pages
ISBN 9780750664950 - CAT# Y127727

For Instructors Request Inspection Copy

was $150.00

USD$120.00

SAVE ~$30.00

Add to Wish List
FREE Standard Shipping!

Summary

Plastic objects are included more than ever in museums and galleries collections these days, but these items can start to deteriorate when they a just a few years old. In this book Yvonne Shashoua provides the essential knowledge needed to keep plastic pieces in the best possible condition so that they can continue to be enjoyed for many years.
The historical development of plastics, as well as the technology, their physical and chemical properties, identification, degradation and conservation are all clearly and concisely covered within this single volume, making it an invaluable reference for the increasing number of conservators and curators that are encountering plastics in their day to day work.

Instructors

We provide complimentary e-inspection copies of primary textbooks to instructors considering our books for course adoption.

Request an
e-inspection copy

Share this Title