The assessment of fungal bioaerosols in the crypt of St. Peter in Perugia (Italy)

  title={The assessment of fungal bioaerosols in the crypt of St. Peter in Perugia (Italy)},
  author={L. Ruga and F. Orlandi and B. Romano and M. Fornaciari},
  journal={International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation},
  • L. Ruga, F. Orlandi, +1 author M. Fornaciari
  • Published 2015
  • Environmental Science
  • International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation
  • The inspection of the quality of the indoor air in which a work of art or a historical artefact is kept becomes essential for its conservation. The determination of organic pollutants represents an important tool in pre-emptive conservation. The study investigated the quality of the air in the crypt of the Basilica of St. Peter in Perugia (Italy) through different methodologies. The objectives included the analysis of the levels of biological particulates of fungal origin, and the determination… CONTINUE READING
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