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108512 AFB-Color carbol fuchsin solution

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      Catalogue Number108512
      OverviewTb-color carbol fuchsin solution is used for microscopic investigation of mycobacteria. Tb-color staining kit based on the classic Ziehl-Neelsen staining method. The Tb-color carbol fuchsin solution stains the mycobacteria red in microscopic preparations, whereas the other microorganisms take on the blue from the blue counter staining. The solution is an IVD product and CE registered.
      Product Information
      HS Code3212 90 00
      Quality LevelMQ400
      ApplicationUsed to detect mycobacteria (AFB cold staining)
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      Physicochemical Information
      Density0.99 g/cm3 (20 °C)
      Flash point48 °C
      pH value3.6 (H₂O, 20 °C)
      Materials Information
      Toxicological Information
      Safety Information according to GHS
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      Hazard Statement(s)H226: Flammable liquid and vapour.
      H314: Causes severe skin burns and eye damage.
      H341: Suspected of causing genetic defects.
      H410: Very toxic to aquatic life with long lasting effects.
      Precautionary Statement(s)P210: Keep away from heat, hot surfaces, sparks, open flames and other ignition sources. No smoking.
      P273: Avoid release to the environment.
      P280: Wear protective gloves/ protective clothing/ eye protection/ face protection/ hearing protection.
      P303 + P361 + P353: IF ON SKIN (or hair): Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water.
      P304 + P340 + P310: IF INHALED: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing. Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor.
      P305 + P351 + P338: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
      Signal WordDanger
      Storage class3 Flammable liquids
      WGKWGK 3 highly hazardous to water
      Carcinogenic compounds and flammable compounds labelled "Highly toxic" or "Toxic": container F. Alkyl sulfates are carcinogenic; Take particular care to avoid inhalation and skin contact. To neutralize alkyl sulfates, add dropwise (from a dropping funnel) to concentrated ice-cool Ammonia solution (Cat.No. 105426) with vigorous stirring. Before placing in container D, check the pH with pH Universal indicator strips (Cat.No. 109535).
      Safety Information
      Categories of dangerflammable, harmful, corrosive, mutagenic
      Product Usage Statements
      Storage and Shipping Information
      StorageStore at +15°C to +25°C.
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      Transport Information
      Declaration (railroad and road) ADR, RIDUN 1992 , 3 (6.1), III
      Declaration (transport by air) IATA-DGRUN 1992 , 3 (6.1), III
      Declaration (transport by sea) IMDG-CodeUN 1992 , 3 (6.1), III
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      AFB-Color carbol fuchsin solution SDS


      Safety Data Sheet (SDS) 

      AFB-Color carbol fuchsin solution Certificates of Analysis

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      1085122507 Plastic bottlePDF Specification Document

      Instructions for Use

      108512 AFB-Color carbol fuchsin solution - for the microscopic investigation of acid-fast bacteria (AFB) (cold staining)
      108512 AFB-Color carbol fuchsin solution - for the microscopic investigation of acid-fast bacteria (AFB) (cold staining) (US version)