The Project

The project Product and process innovation for maintenance, conservation and sustainable restoration and programmed cultural heritage (number SCN_00520) is aimed at researching, testing and applying new methods, protocols and chemical products with low environmental impact for a more effective planning in the field of cultural heritage preservation and restoration.

In recent years, there has been an increase of awareness campaigns promoting the use of green materials and methodologies in the field of cultural heritage restoration and conservation, in order to safeguard the operator health and the environment. Hence, the necessity of a strict collaboration among Green Chemistry experts coming from academia, industry and public bodies, e.g., municipal authorities and institutions, to protect cultural heritage assets.