Accession Number : ADA003930


Title :   Necessity of Prerinsing Disposable Polypropylene Pipet Tips.


Descriptive Note : Technical note,


Corporate Author : ARMED FORCES RADIOBIOLOGY RESEARCH INST BETHESDA MD


Personal Author(s) : Zeman,G H ; Mathewson,N S


Report Date : Jul 1974


Pagination or Media Count : 11


Abstract : Errors as great as 15 percent of rated volume occurred in the first sample dispensed from a piston-actuated microliter pipet using disposable polypropylene tips. Prerinsing of the tip before use in dispensing either aqueous or nonaqueous solutions is recommended to obviate possible errors.


Descriptors :   *DISPOSABLE EQUIPMENT , *PIPETTES , EXPERIMENTAL DATA , ACCURACY , POLYPROPYLENE , LABORATORY EQUIPMENT , DISPENSERS


Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE