MANAGING A MOLD INFESTATION: GUIDELINES FOR DISASTER RESPONSE

This technical bulletin offers guidelines for response to the outbreak of mold activity in public and private collections. Consulting a conservator is always recommended for incidents in collections of rare and/or valuable artifacts, whether the problem appears large or small. While it is intended to be useful for institutions and private collectors, this bulletin should not be considered a substitute for soliciting appropriate professional expertise.

Updated July 2022.