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Table 3 Commercially available control adhesive samples and associated information

From: Identification of cellulose nitrate based adhesive repairs in archaeological pottery of the University of Melbourne’s Middle Eastern archaeological pottery collection using portable FTIR-ATR spectroscopy and PCA

Commercial product Abbreviation Supplier Polymer base Characteristic peaks (FTIR-ATR spectroscopy) CN secondary polymer Secondary polymer peak
Adhesives
 HMG Heat and Waterproof HMGHW H Marcel and Guest CN 1638, 1272, 822
 UHU Hart UHUH UHU CN 1638, 1272, 822
 Acryloid B-48N AB48N Conservation Materials Ltd Acrylic 1721, 1235,1140
 Paraloid B72 PB72 Archival Survival Acrylic 1721, 1235,1140
 Paraloid B67 PB67 Conservation Materials Ltd Acrylic 1721, 1235,1140
 HMG B72 Acrylic Adhesive HMGA H Marcel Guest Acrylic 1719, 1233, 1140 y [35] 1637
 AYAF-PVAc AYAF Conservation Materials Ltd PVAc 1729, 1225, 1018
 Aquadhere PVA wood glue PVAWG Selleys PVAc 1729, 1225, 1018
 UHU All Purpose UHUAP UHU PVAc 1729, 1225, 1018 y [36] 1653
 Gelatin GG Asia Pacific Africa Protein 1630, 1536, 1450
 Fish glue FG Lee Valley Protein 1630, 1536, 1450
 Rabbit skin glue RSG Talas Protein 1630, 1536, 1450
Plasticizers
 Camphor Cam Hover n/a 1738, 1044,1021
 Dibutyl phthalate DBP Sigma Aldridge n/a 1720, 1273, 1118, 1071, 739