Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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chlorine bath

A dilute solution of CHLORINE and water (or the commercial product, Chlorox, diluted with water), used to remove stains from paper, as well as for general bleaching purposes. For the disadvantages of using chlorine solutions for bleaching purposes, seeCHLORINE .




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