I am looking to completely dissolve negative film strips. Acetone was my first try and did not work. If anyone knows/ or has any ideas i would be so greatful.

  • $\begingroup$ Consider what it is made of (plastic) and see what appropriate solvents are at your disposal or just set fire to it. $\endgroup$ – Luquettm Apr 9 at 5:03
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    $\begingroup$ AFAIK, films were in last few decades made of acetylcelulose, with the active layer of gelatine. Useful link is researchgate.net/post/Solvent_for_Cellulose_Acetate $\endgroup$ – Poutnik Apr 9 at 5:22
  • $\begingroup$ I am very surprised acetone did not work. $\endgroup$ – A.K. Apr 9 at 22:13

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