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How to make collections care green

Thursday 11th November 2021   14.00 – 16.00
Via Zoom

More details on the session will be made available shortly – session times subject to change – 18 places available. 

About the session:

This session will discuss the ways in which museums can improve the care of their collections and reduce their impact on the environment. It will include:

  • The risks affecting museum collections
  • How to assess the materials and methods you use and their effect on the environment
  • What changes you can make in collection care without adversely affecting your collection
  • Discussions about specific issues

Who should attend?

This session is suitable for anyone working in a museum (paid or volunteer) who wants to know how to look after and protect the collection whilst reducing the museum’s effect on the planet. No previous experience or training is necessary.