Rising Museum Board is the finest quality mounting, matting, and backing board available. This board is perfect for using as a stiffener for prints or documents in mylar sleeves, as well as all framing and matting situations. Made from 100% cotton (rag), acid and lignin free, with a pH of approximately 8.5, buffered with calcium carbonate, and alum free. Colors are lightfast and bleed, scuff, and fade resistant. Suitable for use with most paper based materials, black and white photographs, and other media.
Also available is the Photomount board, a white unbuffered board with a pH of 7 for those situations where a buffered board is not preferred and an unbuffered board is required.
Rising Museum Board meets all the mandates of the Library of Congress for archival properties and passes the Photographic Activities test.
2ply (.030", 0.75mm) 4ply .060" (1.5mm) 8ply .120" (3mm)