Environmental monitoring

Video presentation

Alice Facer, Preventive Conservator; Fabiana Portoni, Preventive Conservator and Tatiana Marasco, Head of Preventive Conservation

Staff from the Preventive Conservation team at the British Museum introduce how they manage and monitor two key risk factors of relative humidity and temperature across the museum. They discuss how the team identifies and contributes to the preservation of the collection by thoughtfully controlling the environment.