Agar powder for tissue culture


SKU: KS-85473 Category:


CAS No. 9002-18-0
HSN Code : 13023100
IMDG Identification : Not Regulated for Transport (Non-Haz)
Molecular Formula : (C12H28O9)n
Storage : Room Temperature
Shelf Life : 60 Months


Appearance (Colour) White to pale yellow
Appearance (Form) Granular powder
Solubility (Turbidity) 1.5% aq. hot solution Almost clear
Solubility (Colour) 1.5% aq. hot solution Pale yellow
Loss on drying max. 15%
Sulphated Ash max. 5%
Gel strength (1.5% gel) min. 800 gm/cm2
Acid insoluble ash max. 1%
Foreign organic matter max. 1%
Foreign insoluble matter max. 1%
Starch Passes test
Gelatin Passes test
Water absorption capacity Passes test
Heavy Metals (Pb) max. 0.005%
Absorbance (A) of 1.5% aq. solution at ~ 50°C in a 1cm cell v/s H2O
@430nm max. 0.20
@530nm max. 0.15
@655nm max. 0.1
Suitability for Tissue Culture Passes

Additional information


100 G, 250 G, 500 G, 5 Kg