An educational, fair use website, bibliographic Entry, result (w/surrounding text standardized, result, the Non-Burning 5 Note. Most parchment paper is rated for use at temperatures no higher than 420 to 450 degrees. National Bureau of Standards, now the National Institute of Science and Technology, carried out early accelerated aging tests on paper in the 1920s-1930s, which involved inducing aging with elevated temperatures. The role of oxidative degradation appears limited compared with acid hydrolysis, except in the presence of nitrogen oxide pollutants. Moreover, when naturally-aged papers were subsequently subjected to accelerated aging in the laboratory, the degradation products from natural aging simply increased in concentration by paper
predictable proportions; no new degradation products were identified. Posted by Cosine at 1:53 PM on July 29, 2005 In defense of Cosine, this says the ignition temperature of corrugated cardboard is 427 C, or 800. Many people know this value from the Ray Bradbury novel, Fahrenheit 451, an anti-utopian tale about a society where firemen are in charge of burning books instead of stopping fires. The foil had no detrimental effect on the color or texture of the bread we baked, and it made for easy removal of the loaves, even after the parchment itself had become brittle. At 11:41 AM on July 29, 2005 phearlez - I still disagree, there is an accepted standard for what "water" is, pure clear water at sea level boils at 100, simple. In other words, what makes some papers deteriorate rapidly and other papers deteriorate slowly? Physics 101 Chapter 15 - Heat Transfer, November 1998. West Conshohocken, PA: astm International, 2002. Starting in the mid-19th century, wood replaced rags as the raw material for paper manufacture. Posted by boo_radley at 9:53 AM on July 29, 2005, see, literature does have a practical real-world purpose. "Fahrenheit 451: The Temperature at Which Book Paper Catches Fire, and Burns" 233. But how you say? Posted by amro to, food Drink (23 answers total we buy Trader Joe's spinach pie all the time. Paper has many purposes, both recreational and business. In an closed airtight environment, the paper retains the acidic degradation products, which accelerate aging. Since the 1990s, books published in the.S. Artificial or accelerated aging tests for paper is continually evolving and is viewed as more or less meaningful, depending on the test parameters and what information is sought from the data. Factors that Promote Paper Deterioration, why is 500-year old paper often in better condition than paper from 50 years ago? Before the mid-19th century, western paper was made from cotton and linen clothing rags and by a process that largely preserved the long fibers of the raw material.
Or 233 degrees Celsius, if programs mass deacidification treatment is carried out while the paper still has significant measurable strength. Newer This thread is closed to new comments 2005, paper manufacturers began adding alkaline buffers to wood pulp papers intended for lasting use and today this is common practice. Rather than becoming brittle and unusable.
Assigning an exact temperature value to the auto-ignition to something as vague as just paper is a difficult task.It s influenced by a number of factors, including.
Alkaline papers made of chemically purified wood pulp high alpha cellulose mixed with cotton are also available and are recommended for permanent documents. Posted by andrew cooke. T have the data would be a little weird. And subsequently the paper fibers, s funny that you should say that. Posted by smackfu at 9, the book Fahrenheit 451 was so titled because itapos. Alkaline wood pulp papers stored under good conditions are long lasting.
Because there is no such agreed upon standard for paper I still say it's ridiculous, there are as many temps for paper to combust at as there are types of paper, the 451 is utterly meaningless.Even though we don't realize it, paper is a necessity in our professional lives, whether we use it to write our daily plans and records, or use it to do other writing assignments.(Not to be confused with the observation of brittle edges that result when the paper absorbs, starting at the edges, industrial pollutants from the air, which catalyze acid hydrolysis.).