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10 Nov 2021
Conference Abstract |  | 10 Nov 2021

Issues of long-term durability of paper – Labest Papier

Heinz Joachim Schaffrath

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DIN 6738: Papier und Karton – Lebensdauerklassen, Beuth-Verlag GmbH, Berlin, Germany, 2007. 
DIN EN ISO 9706: Information and documentation – Paper for documents – Requirements for permanence, Beuth-Verlag GmbH, Berlin, Germany, 2010.  
Schaffrath, H. J.: Projekt „Labest Papier“: Arbeitsstandbericht AP1: Literaturrecherche, TU Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany, 2020. 
Schaffrath, H. J.: Projekt „Labest Papier“: Arbeitsstandbericht AP2: Handhabung typischer Schäden, TU Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany, 2021. 
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In the project Labest Papier – Langzeitbeständigkeit von Papier (Labest Paper – Long-term Durability of Paper), the suitability of paper to serve as a permanently undamaged information carrier for at least 500 years is to be assessed by the Department of Paper Manufacturing and Mechanical Process Engineering (PMV) for the Federal Office for the Safety of Nuclear Waste Disposal (BASE).