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100 micron Acid Washed Silica Beads

100 micron Acid Washed Silica Beads, 200 gm

SKU: BAWG 100-200-10

Useful for disrupting bacteria by bead beating or as an additive during sonication, 100 µm Acid Washed Silica Beads are a good choice for standard laboratory applications.  Silica beads are more economical than zirconium silicates and oxides, while often equally effective. 

Acid washed Silica Beads are ready-to-use, having been treated with acidified water to remove fine particles, dust, and other impurities typically found in untreated beads, and further baked to drive off organic impurities.

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