Formal Acetic Alcohol Fixative


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A faster acting agent than alcoholic formalin due to the presence of acetic acid that can also produce formalin pigment.

Sometimes used to fix diagnostic cryostat sections.

If used for primary fixation specimens can be placed directly into 95% ethanol for processing.

Also used as a Botanical Fixative for plant tissue in general or to demonstrate glycogen in animal tissue.

Denature Ethanol: <70%
Formaldehyde: < 10%
Acetic Acid: <5%

Hazard Phrases: Extremely flammable liquid and vapour. May cause damage to organs .

Prec Phrases: Keep container tightly closed. Do not spray on an open flame or other ignition source.


Cas No: 8013-52-3
Einecs No: 200-578-6
FP: 23°


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