Anatomic Pathology

Ameriplast Paraffin

Product Description

Made of paraffin and plastic polymers, these three Ameriplast™ paraffins deliver excellent processing and yield thin, flat and wrinkle-free sections. They were developed to meet the demanding and versatile needs of a laboratory.

Paraffin T8331 contains DMSO to improve infiltration rate. Paraffin T8332 consists of a blend of low molecular weight paraffin and polymers to reduce melting point, which protects tissues from excessive temperature during processing. All paraffin supplied in bags of 1kg. Eight bags of paraffin per case.

Ordering Information

Cat. No. Description Melting Point Qty.


Processing and embedding

56°C (133°F)



Improved infiltration

56°C (133°F)



Low melting point

50° to 54°C (122° to 129°F)



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