Carbowax Recipe

To make 50% PEG:  

Melt the PEG in a waterbath or incubator 50-75ºC, then dilute with purified water, 100g in 100 mL.  


To make 1 Liter of Carbowax: 

Milli-Q water: 435 mL  

PEG 1500, 50%: 40 mL 

(PEG = polyethylene glycol Catalog #P5402 from Sigma-Aldrich) 

Ethanol, 95%: 525 mL Expiration: 1 year

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