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October 22nd, 2009

Nanoscience brings artworks back to life

Abstract:
Italian chemists have developed a new polymer-based cleaning system to remove old residues from the surface of valuable works of art. The gentle gel has already been used to brighten up 15th century wall paintings and gilded frames darkened by aged varnish or polymeric coatings.

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