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Re: [BKARTS] archival mist? (WAS) ] Ephemera blog

A late comment: It is my understanding that both "Archival Mist" and the "Bookkeeper" solutions are identical, and that the name is purely for marketing purposes --- the archives needed a special product.
Bill Minter

On Jun 17, 2009, at 3:13 PM, Carol Pratt wrote:

Both products, Archival Mist and Bookkeeper, are produced by the same company, Preservation Technologies, located in Pennsylvania. I used Bookkeeper for years in my conservation work, finding it effective and reliable, as well as easy to use. As Kristine notes below, Archival Mist was developed for the general market. To me that meant it may be a somewhat weaker mix of active ingredients, or perhaps a smaller quantity in the container. Bookkeeper is pretty expensive, and the average person would not use up a full liter. The different shelf name might also be purely a marketing thing............


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