Specification Sheet
Product Name Brilliant Green,
certified by the Biological Stain Commission
Product Number 860875
Product Brand ALDRICH
CAS Number 633-03-4
Molecular Weight 482.63
 
TEST SPECIFICATION
APPEARANCE METALLIC GREEN TO GREEN-GOLD TO OLIVE GREEN
  CRYSTALS, POWDER OR CRYSTALLINE POWDER
INFRARED SPECTRUM CONFORMS TO STRUCTURE.
UV-VISIBLE SPECTRUM 50% ETHANOL
  E(629 +/- 3NM)=>99,000
  E(430 +/- 3NM)=>17,000
  E(320 +/- 3NM)=>18,000
BIOLOGICAL STAIN DYE CONTENT APPROXIMATELY 90%
COMMISSION PASSES STAINING TESTS
ELEMENTAL ANALYSIS CARBON 60.5%-73.9%
  NITROGEN 5.2%- 6.4%
THIN-LAYER CONSISTENT WITH CONTROL
SOLUBILITY 1MG/ML, H2O; CLEAR TO OPAQUE DARK BLUE TO
  BLUE-GREEN SOLUTION
  REVISED OCTOBER 6, 2003 JSB