GDG (diethylene glycol distearate)

Easy to cut removable embedding medium. For thin or thick embedment free sections. Ribbons easily obtainable. Floats on water. Sections produce interference colors. Ethanol and n-butyl alcohol used as dehydrating agents.

Diethylene Glycol Distearate is a white waxy solid at room temperature. Therefore, Fully melt DGD at 70°C prior to use. The specimens are transferred from 100% n-butyl alcohol to a mixture of 1:1 of n-butyl alcohol and molten DGD and are incubated for at least 45 minutes.

Safety Data Sheet 

Code Title Pack Size Availability Price Updated: 02-03-2024
EMS13255 GDG (diethylene glycol distearate) 500g 2 weeks Quote only Quote