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This environmental newsletter comprises an editorial on unemployment, notes on restoration projects by the PKZ in Germany 1970-1989, on museum and gallery security, and on entropy and risk assessment in cultural heritage conservation and also an EC Commission research project report on physicochemical damage parameters for the action of SO(2) and NO(2) on single pieces of marble. Abstracts are included of nine publications, mainly covering repair, restoration and conservation, and book reviews on palaeolimnology, protection of works of art, stone conservation, and old New Zealand houses. Reports of meetings and news of forthcoming events are also presented, together with a research paper on the effects on materials of crystalline compounds precipitated from rainwater.

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Authors: BENARIE M (EDITOR), CEC Bruxelles (BE)
Bibliographic Reference: Report: EN (1992) 52 pp.
Availability: Available from the Environment Programme Office, CEC, DG XII, 200 rue de la Loi, B-1049 Bruxelles (BE)
Record Number: 199230115 / Last updated on: 1994-11-29
Original language: en
Available languages: en