Thermo Scientific™ 5000 Series 0.03µm to 0.30µm Polymer Particle Suspensions Available on GSA/VA Contract for Federal Government customers only.

Optimize research in light scattering, microporous filter checking, and aerosol particle generation with these particle suspensions.

Manufacturer: Thermo Scientific™ 5026C

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Catalog No. 09-980-280

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    Additive Contains trace amount of surfactant to inhibit agglomeration and promote stability
    Concentration 10%
    Description Particles useful for such applications as filter evaluation, checking and testing, light scattering research, fluid mechanics research, aerosol particle generation, dispersion studies, and many other research and development projects. They are not intended for use in instrument calibration.
    Diameter (Metric) 0.26μm
    Diameter (Metric) Particle 0.26µm
    Includes General product handling insert sheet
    Packaging 1000mL
    Particle Density 1.05g/cm3
    Quantity 1000mL
    Refractive Index 1.59 at 589nm (25°C)
    Stability Product stable for a minimum of 24 months
    Storage Requirements Unless otherwise stated, refrigerate (2° to 8°C) product when not in use but do not freeze. Store upright and keep bottle tightly sealed. Mix product with gentle inversion by hand or vortex mixer.
    Type Specialty Particles
    For Use With (Application) Aerosol Particle Generation

    Optimize research in light scattering, microporous filter checking, and aerosol particle generation with Thermo Scientific™ 5000 Series 0.03µm to 0.30µm Polymer Particle Suspensions. These particles are designed to meet the need for particulate materials with a variety of particle sizes and properties.

    The polystyrene microspheres have a density of 1.05g/cm3 and a refractive index of 1.59 at 589nm. Particle diameters are measured by optical microscopy, photon correlation spectroscopy or light scattering. They are packaged as aqueous suspensions at 10% solids by weight. The 5000 Series particles range up to 3.1 microns in size. If you require larger particles, please refer to our 7000 Series Copolymer Microsphere Suspensions.

    Ordering Information:

    15mL, 100mL, and 1000mL bottle sizes available. 15mL (“A” Part No. bottles), 100mL (B bottles) and 1000mL (C bottles) are packaged to order; example (Part No. 5003B and 5003C). Please allow 10 working days when ordering these fill volumes.


    Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) and general product handling insert sheet

    Recommended for:

    High concentration polymer particles < 3µm used in filter evaluation and testing, fluid mechanics research, dispersion studies and many other research and development projects. Not intended for use in instrument calibration or diagnostic reagents because they lack the exacting specifications needed for those applications.

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