Consumables & Other Materials

Tubes/Containers

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High Density Polyehtylene (HDPE) is the best choice for wash bottles  Trace Clean HDPE Wash Bottles, Regular HDPE Wash Bottles

For most elements Standard Polypropylene Tubes are sufficient

For more abundant elements such as Fe, Ca, and especially Zn Metal Free Polypropylene Tubes are highly recommended (important note: most colored plastics use zinc as fillers and will therefore give you artificially high Zn concentrations)