Conservation materials


ATR-FT-IR spectra of various conservation materials

In this page a selection of ATR-FT-IR spectra of various conservation materials are presented. All measurements were carried out using a Thermo Scientific Nicolet 6700 FT-IR spectrometer with a  “Smart Orbit” micro-ATR accessory.These infrared spectra have been recorded at University of Tartu (Estonia), Institute of Chemistry, Chair of Analytical Chemistry.

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POLYMERS

SOLVENTS, DILUENTS

Carbopol ® EZ 2
Paraloid B-44
Paraloid B-72
Klucel G
Polyvinyl acetate (PVA)
 Turpentine
White spirit
Triammonium citrate (55 %)
Ethanol
Acetone
Ethyl acetate
Toluene
Isopropyl alcohol
Milli-Q water