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What is deterioration of records?
Similarly, you may ask, what are the causes of deterioration?
Causes of deterioration in building
- Faulty design.
- Faulty construction.
Also, what are the agents of deterioration? Agents of Deterioration
- The Agents:
- Direct Physical Force (shock, vibration, abrasion, and gravity) Physical forces can be sudden and catastrophic or gradual over a long period of time.
- Thieves and Vandals/ Disassociation. This type of damage can result in total loss of the object if care is not taken.
what are the types of deterioration?
Ten Agents of Deterioration
- 2.1 Physical Forces.
- 2.2 Thieves, Vandals, Displacers.
- 2.3 Fire.
- 2.4 Water.
- 2.5 Pests.
- 2.6 Pollutants.
- 2.7 Light.
- 2.8 Incorrect Temperature.
What is library material deterioration?
Deterioration of library materials caused by natural elements, such as temperature and humidity extremes, light, air-born pollutants, mold and pests, is usually gradual and cumulative, and is always irreversible.