Permanence of paper for records, books and other documents: P29-009-070-2016E-PDF

"This National Standard of Canada defines permanence requirements for paper in a broad range of coated and uncoated paper grades. When used in conjunction with other CGSB paper standards specifying each grade’s performance and physical requirements, this standard defines additional requirements necessary to provide a high degree of certainty that a paper will remain usable for several hundred years without significant deterioration, under normal use and storage conditions in libraries and archives."--Scope.

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Department/Agency Canadian General Standards Board.
Title Permanence of paper for records, books and other documents
Series Title National standard of Canada ;
Publication Type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note "February 2016." "Experience and excellence"--Cover. Supersedes CAN/CGSB-9.70-2000. Issued also in French under title: Permanence du papier pour dossiers, livres et autres documents.
Date 2016.
Number of Pages iii, 7 p.
Catalogue Number
  • P29-009-070-2016E-PDF
Departmental Catalogue Number ICS 85.080.99
Subject Terms Pulp and paper industry, Conservation, Standards