logo

Channel List
Beauty & Self
Books & Music
Career
Computers
Education
Family
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
Money
News & Politics
Relationships
Religion & Spirituality
Sports
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies
Safety
We take forum safety very seriously here at BellaOnline. Please be sure to read through our Forum Guidelines. Let us know if you have any questions or comments!
Newest Members
Bruceox1962, Kelly Z, Arca Decks, arrowproject, Ashley Jessica
56565 Registered Users
Forum Stats
56566 Members
417 Forums
111444 Topics
786012 Posts

Max Online: 537 @ 07/02/12 11:21 AM
Top Posters (30 Days)
Beetlemess 229
Nancy Roussy 172
Connie - ADD/Sandwiches 137
loongdragon 130
Rosie 66 127
James Andrew 99
Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames 88
Jilly 56
Susan - Meditation Editor 54
Lestie4containergardens 53
Ad Income Supports Charity
Topic Options
#472122 - 11/30/08 11:19 AM Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps
Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Highest Posting Power Known to Humanity

Registered: 01/05/04
Posts: 20144
I am trying to take good care of my boyfriend's stamp collection, which he got from his grandfather. There were simply piles and piles of stamps in a box - mostly connected to the envelope. His grandfather had cut around the postmark for each one.

I found they fit quite nicely into acid-free plastic sleeves meant to hold business cards, in a 3 ring binder. I now have four large 3 ring binders full of these sleeves, with the stamps in them. Is there any danger in me doing this?
_________________________
Lisa Shea, Low Carb / Video Games Editor
Low Carb Website
Low Carb Forum

Top

Add Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Twitter Add Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Facebook Add Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to MySpace Add Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Del.icio.us Digg Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps Add Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Yahoo My Web Add Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Google Bookmarks Add Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Stumbleupon Add Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Reddit
#472124 - 11/30/08 11:21 AM Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps [Re: Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames]
Rosie 66 Offline
Highest Posting Power Known to Humanity

Registered: 11/17/05
Posts: 56522
Lisa, thats a great idea
_________________________
Rosie 66

Top

Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Twitter Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Facebook Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to MySpace Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Stumbleupon Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Reddit
#474871 - 12/11/08 04:55 PM Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps [Re: Rosie 66]
Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Highest Posting Power Known to Humanity

Registered: 01/05/04
Posts: 20144
I suppose as long as they don't get mildewy in there!
_________________________
Lisa Shea, Low Carb / Video Games Editor
Low Carb Website
Low Carb Forum

Top

Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Twitter Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Facebook Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to MySpace Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Stumbleupon Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Reddit
#623297 - 09/02/10 05:10 AM Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps [Re: Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames]
Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames Offline
BellaOnline Editor
Highest Posting Power Known to Humanity

Registered: 01/05/04
Posts: 20144
I'm working on the Christmas stamps again and so far these binder sleeves have been *great*. They hold the stamps well and the stamps seem in good condition. I have to go buy some more sleeves!
_________________________
Lisa Shea, Low Carb / Video Games Editor
Low Carb Website
Low Carb Forum

Top

Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Twitter Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Facebook Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to MySpace Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Stumbleupon Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Reddit
#623818 - 09/03/10 03:23 AM Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps [Re: Lisa LowCarb / VideoGames]
Gary - Stamps Offline

BellaOnline Editor
Newbie

Registered: 04/23/09
Posts: 5
Your concern about using plastic sleeves to store stamps and its long term effects is a good question. Here is a link to a website that discusses this topic

Stamps and Plastics

I can't give you a definitive answer but I hope the article on this website can point you in the right direction.


Edited by BellaOnline (10/05/10 06:46 PM)
_________________________
Gary Eggleston
Stamp Collecting Editor


Top

Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Twitter Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Facebook Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to MySpace Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Del.icio.us Digg Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Yahoo My Web Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Google Bookmarks Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Stumbleupon Add Re: Plastic Sleeves for Storing Stamps to Reddit


Moderator:  Gary - Stamps 

Want to reply? Register as a Forum Member - it's quick, free and fun!
Brand New Posts
Seniors should get to know their bankers
by Pam - Senior Issues
Senior Issues
36 minutes 30 seconds ago
Rebuilding Your Social Life
by Pam - Senior Issues
Senior Issues
Today at 04:53 PM
What exercise did you do today?
by Nancy Roussy
Exercise
Today at 04:37 PM
Please don't throw useful things away!
by Jilly
Frugal Living
Today at 03:00 PM
Get rid of the diet mentality to lose weight!
by Patricia-Weight Loss
Weight Loss
Today at 02:57 PM
Dumpster Diving
by Jilly
Frugal Living
Today at 02:47 PM
What will you do today?
by Nancy Roussy
Inspiration
Today at 02:02 PM
2014 Eating Log
by Nancy Roussy
Low Carb
Today at 02:00 PM
What did you dream about last night?
by Nancy Roussy
Dreams
Today at 01:57 PM
Transforming Arms into Tools
by African Dawn
African Culture
Today at 01:43 PM
Register to Post!
Want to post? For security reasons you need to Register as a Forum Member. It's quick, easy and free!
Forum Activities
Book Clubs
Trivia Contests
Who's Online
1 registered (Izeigo), 59 Guests and 3 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Ad Income Supports Charity



| About BellaOnline | Privacy Policy | Advertising | Become an Editor |
Website copyright © 2014 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.