This Thermo Scientific brand product was originally part of the Alfa Aesar product portfolio. Some documentation and label information may refer to the legacy brand. The original Alfa Aesar product / item code or SKU reference has not changed as a part of the brand transition to Thermo Scientific.
Subjected to a high temperature heat treatment which imparts special material properties including significantly improved corrosion resistance and strength.
Glassy carbon offers:
Resistance to all wet decomposition agents
No memory effects (uncontrolled adsorption and release of foreign elements)
No contamination of analytical samples
Stability to acid and alkaline melts
No wetting effect of metal melts
Good resistance to thermal shock allows rapid heating and cooling times