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Mountboard Quality Levels

FATG Museum Mountboard

1 Museum Mountboard

- 100% cotton fibre, containing no post consumer waste (i.e. no re-cycled fibre)
- Naturally acid free
- Buffered with calcium carbonate

FATG Conservation Mountboard

2 Conservation Mountboard

- Containing no post consumer waste (i.e. no re-cycled fibre)
- Chemically purified to remove all the lignin
- Buffered with calcium carbonate

3A White Core Mountboard

- Wood pulp chemically purified to remove the lignin
- Buffered with calcium carbonate of 7 to 9.5
- The core starts white and stays white

3B Cream Core Mountboard

- Un-treated wood pulp
- Buffered with calcium carbonate of 7 to 9.5
- Contains lignin which will cause the core to turn brown over time

Colourmount, Daler and Value are all members of the international FATG Mountboard
Group. The manufacturers work with the Guild to maintain and improve mountboard
standards and to create wider awareness of those standards amongst framers and consumers.

3A and 3B are quality sub-categories applied by LION
and are not FATG approved.

For full information on Mountboard and Framing Standards
Visit www.fineart.co.uk