Blue Ribbon Paraffin
Blue Ribbon is a universal paraffin containing synthetic polymers that can be used both as an infiltration and embedding medium.
The paraffin enables the impregnation of tissue to occur rapidly and completely.
Its low melting point (56-57º C, water bath temperature 37-42º C) means it is highly recommended for use with immunoperoxidase procedures.
The wax however will remain stable even at elevated temperatures.
It is available in a case of 10 x 2 lb (0.91 kg) lightweight bags to facilitate handling.
The bluish tint promotes better visibility of smaller or milky-colored/opaque specimens Popular with Dermatology and Urology Labs.