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VIPS Press Pack: Press Release: Saving buildings from pollution

Pollution is damaging our most precious monuments. Protecting them is an expensive and complex task. There have been numerous projects aimed at preserving a cathedral here and a castle there, but no integrated model allowing each project to make a rational calculation of the m...
Pollution is damaging our most precious monuments. Protecting them is an expensive and complex task. There have been numerous projects aimed at preserving a cathedral here and a castle there, but no integrated model allowing each project to make a rational calculation of the most cost-effective solution - until REACH came on the scene.

Keywords: cultural heritage, pollution, monuments, environment, cost-benefit analysis

VIPS: http://cordis.europa.eu/innovation-smes/vips/en/src/en-pp-2-002.htm

Source: European Commission, DG XIII/D.4 - Information and Dissemination of Scientific and Technical Knowledge

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