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Selecto™ Flexible-Backed TLC Plates

Select from four media to match your separation needs

Manufacturer: selecto inc  33328

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Catalog No. 05-719-864


Description & Specifications


Quantity 200/Pack
Backing Material Plastic
Sorbent Silica gel
For Use With (Application) Widely used for Dyes, Heterocyclic's, Pesticides, Herbicides, Fatty Acids, Amino Acids, various Alcohols, Steroids, Hydrocarbons and Organic synthesis compounds
No. per Pack 200.0
Size (English) 0.98 x 2.95 in.
Size (Metric) 2.5 x 7.5cm
Thickness (Metric) 200μm
Product Type Silica TLC plate

  • Polymeric (cellulose, cellulose PEI, and alumina) and “G” (silica plates) binders are stable in aqueous solvents and virtually all mobile phases, and withstand many aggressive detection reagents
  • Flexible plastic backing for high durability—can be cut to any size required and stapled into a lab notebook; backing also makes it easy to isolate one spot for subsequent isolation/detection
  • Silica-gel plates separate weakly to strongly polar substances by adsorption chromatography
  • Cellulose plates for partition chromatography
  • Cellulose PEI plates separate weak anion exchangers such as amino acids and peptides (Store PEI plates at 4°C [39°F]; if stored at room temperature, plates may turn slightly yellow, affecting separation. Predevelop in distilled water to minimize yellow color.)
  • Alumina plates separate alkaloids, antibiotics, and hormones