Residual Formaldehyde Test StripsSKU: 9121011
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Each bottle contains 100 strips.
Serim Residual Formaldehyde Test Strips provide a convenient means for indicating low levels of formaldehyde in aqueous samples.
A semi-quantitative estimation of the formaldehyde concentrations between 1- and 5-ppm can be made by comparing the reacted indicator pad color to the color chart on the bottle label. Color blocks represent formaldehyde concentrations of 0, Trace, 2.5 and 5-ppm,
Serim Residual Formaldehyde Test Strips must be refrigerated until needed.
Allow the bottle of strips to come to room temperature prior to opening or use. The lot number and expiration date are printed on the bottom of each bottle.
What does this product do?
Serim Residual Formaldehyde Test Strips give a semi-quantitative indication of the concentration of formaldehyde remaining after rinsing formaldehyde disinfectant from dialyzers, dialysis delivery machines, water systems or portable reverse osmosis (RO) machines.
Why should I use this product?
If formaldehyde is not thoroughly rinsed from the dialyzer, the patient will complain of burning and itching at the vascular access site. Chronic exposure to formaldehyde can cause the formation of anti-N erythrocyte antibodies, which has been associated with hemolysis of the red blood cells.
AAMI recommends the residual concentration of formaldehyde be reduced to below 3 ppm.
Where do I use this product?