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F.W. 30.03Safety Purchase Suggestion: Formalternate, F0056, can be used instead of formaldehyde for storage (not fixation) of biological specimens. F0056 is sold in concentrated form: Dilute 1 volume concentrate per 9 volumes water to make 10 volumes of solution. Complete use instructions are furnished. This solution is an alternative for formaldehyde for biological specimen storage only. It is not a chemical substitute.
Hazard AlertKnown carcinogen; strong irritant. Avoid breathing vapor and avoid skin contact. Use a fume hood. Highly toxic by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption. LD50 100 mg/kg. TLV 0.3 ppm, PEL 0.75 ppm as formaldehyde gas. Possible reproductive/fertility hazard.