Standard & Special Stains


  • Shelf Life is one year from date manufactured unless otherwise stated.
  • Store at 15-30°C unless otherwise stated.
H = Hazardous

Carbol-Fuchsin Stain, Ziehl-Neelsen

(use: AFB stain for Ziehl-Neelson, Fite, Shelf Life 2 years.)

For more information on the individual stain kits for AFB that use this stain, click the specific stain kit of interest and it will take you to our Stain Kit Section;


Part # 1030A250 ml $36.70H
Part # 1030B500 ml $56.20H
Part # 1030C1 L $96.40H

Carbol Fuchsin Stain, Kinyoun

(use: Kinyoun for AFB)

For Staining Procedure, click here

Part # 1031A250 ml $49.90H
Part # 1031B500 ml $92.70H

Congo Red Stain Set, Bennhold, Amyloid

Sol'n A: Congo Red Stain 1%, Aqueous

Sol'n B: Alkaline Alcohol

CLICK HERE to see complete kit #9103 in Stain Kits Section.

Part # 1038A500 ml set $80.40H

Congo Red Stain Set, Puchtler, Amyloid

(use: Mod. of Bennhold; reduces background birefringence)

Sol'n A: Sodium Hydroxide, 1%, 25ml or 50ml

Sol'n B: Congo Red Stain, Alcoholic, 250ml or 500ml

Part # 1037A250 ml set $70.80H
Part # 1037B500 ml set $127.80H

Cresyl Violet Acetate 2.5%, Aqueous

Part # 1039A100 ml $68.00 

Crystal Violet, Powder

CI 42555

Part # 1040A10 g $16.00 
Part # 1040B25 g $28.00 
Part # 1040C100 g $65.00 

Crystal Violet Stain 1%, Aqueous, Brown-Hopps

Part # 1041A500 ml $34.30 

Crystal Violet-Oxalate Stain, Alcoholic

Part # 10422A250 ml $34.70 
Part # 10422B500 ml $47.80 

Crystal Violet Stain, Lieb, Alcoholic

Easy, backup Amyloid Stain.

Part # 10421A100 ml $61.70