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Re: Is there a way to save old cyanotype paper?

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  • Subject: Re: Is there a way to save old cyanotype paper?
  • From: trevor cunningham <tr_cunningham@yahoo.com>
  • Date: Tue, 27 Mar 2007 06:06:13 -0700 (PDT)
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sodium bicarbonate will bleach out the emulsion...i'm under the impression that whatever is not burned washes away...so, without exposure, the logic of my theory follows that unexposed paper should clear just fine to received a new emulsion

Spike MacGee <spikemacgee@gmail.com> wrote:
Hi Trevor and Robert,
Both good ideas, I will try both.
Trevor: Do you mean soaking with sodiumcarbonate AFTER the final wash?

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