Carbol Fuchsin (ZN)
A working solution used in bacterial staining procedures.
It is commonly used in the staining of mycobacteria and for thedetermination of acid fast bacilli. Usually requires heat.
Carbol-fuchsin is also used as a topical antiseptic
Denatured Ethanol: <15%
Hazard Phrazes: Flammable liquid and vapour. Causes severe skin burns and eye damage. Harmful if inhaled. Suspected of causing genetic defects
Prec Phrazes: Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. Immediately call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.