This page is dedicated to providing simple and easy information that will be beneficial to the storage of artefacts, storage locations, archives, libraries and other heritage institutions. A new tip will be posted at the beginning of each week. you are welcome to leave your own comments or provide alternative methods to the information provided.
Product Spotlight is a mailing produced by ETHER Conservation that will be sent out twice a month. These Product Spotlight mailings will highlight conservation and preservation products that are made available through The ETHER Initiative. These products are supplied to us by a Conservation By Design (CXD) in the UK that is of best practices standards. Not only will this mailing highlight products but also provide useful information on current conservation methods and innovations that are occurring through the world, and help you to stay informed.
Listed below are all the current Product Spotlights that have been sent out thus far for 2014:
Product Spotlight 20140422 – Oxygen Free Storage
Product Spotlight 20140313 – Book Support
Product Spotlight 20140218 – Paper Nao Japanese Handmade Paper
Product Spotlight 20140130 – Corrosion Intercept Film and Bag
ETHER Conservation is a business unit in The ETHER Initiative which focuses on conservation products and services.
We will be exhibiting samples of our product range at three very important heritage conferences during October and November, and we will be on hand to discuss any of your conservation needs at these conferences.
- The Oral History Association National Conference. Kimberley, Northern Cape: 8-10 October 2013
- The 77th SAMA National Conference. Kimberley, Northern Cape: 22-24 October 2013
- Courageous Conversations Conference, 175th Anniversay of the Battle of Blood River/Ncome. Dundee, KZN: 4-6 November 2013
ETHER Conservation, the conservation arm of The ETHER Initiative, is exhibiting at the African Library Summit at UNISA in Pretoria from 2-5 July 2013.
For the first time, the wide range of conservation materials and equipment from CXD of the UK are available in Southern Africa.
28 May 2013. Johannesburg.
The ETHER Initiative is proud to announce the launch of our latest business unit, ETHER Conservation, which is providing world-class materials and equipment for all of your conservation needs. These conservation products are provided by association with Conservation-By-Design (CXD) of the UK.
We have scheduled country-wide launch seminars to introduce you to the product range and how these can be integrated into your conservation activities.