Lugol's iodine solution is a starch indicator, chemical reagent, and biological stain. This chemical stains carbohydrates in plant and animal specimens brown or blue-black and stains glycogen red. This 30 ml bottle is an aqueous solution of 1.8% iodine and 3.0% potassium iodide.
This iodine solution is water-based. Iodine (tincture) is commonly available in drug stores, is alcohol-based, and may be unsuitable for some experiments calling for iodine solution.
This iodine is laboratory grade and cannot be used for food or medical purposes.
|Alternate Name||Lugol's Iodine|
|Common Use||Testing for starch|
Also available in a larger quantity (Lugol's Iodine Solution, 100 ml) for your science experiment needs.
MORE INFORMATION BOX
My Science Perks is FREE! Just place your order while logged in to your Home Science Tools account and you'll automatically earn up to 6% back when your order ships!Learn More