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P3683

Sigma-Aldrich

Paraplast Plus®

for tissue embedding

Synonym(s):
Paraffin – polyisobutylene mixture
CAS Number:
EC Number:
MDL number:
NACRES:
NA.47

Quality Level

form

solid

mp

56-57 °C (lit.)
56-57 °C

application(s)

hematology
histology

storage temp.

room temp

General description

Paraplast Plus® is a regular Paraplast® with approx. 0.8% DMSO added for enhanced ease of infiltration and sectioning. It is recommended for tissues which are difficult to process with regular Paraplast. Paraplast Plus® cuts continuous ribbons at 2μm thickness or short ribbons at 1μm thickness.

Application

Paraplast Plus® has been used to embed:
  • Bouin′s fixed carp tissues
  • rat ventral prostatic fragments
  • common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.) nodules

Packaging

1 kg in poly bottle

Legal Information

Paraplast is a registered trademark of Leica Biosystems
Paraplast Plus is a registered trademark of Leica Biosystems

Storage Class Code

13 - Non Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 2

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

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Certificate of Origin

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