Favorgen EtBr Destroyer is a specifically engineered reagent that efficiently degrades and destroys EtBr resulting in a non-fluorescent and non-mutagenic residue. This product comes in two different formats for treating solid or liquid EtBr contaminants. The ready-to-use EtBr Destroyer bag is for the treatment of liquid EtBr Contaminant. EtBr Destroyer Sprayer is for the treatment of EtBr solid contaminants.
Favorgen EtBr Destroyer is a laboratory reagent intended for the elimination and destruction of ethidium bromide contamination. This effect can be controlled and confirmed by exposure to UV light, so once EtBr has been destroyed, the fluorescence will disappear.
For general protection of uncontaminated areas, spray EtBr Destroyer on the entire work area, leave on for about 5 minutes, then dry with a paper towel. When dealing with the most seriously contaminated liquid samples the EtBr Destroyer bag is an ideal solution. Three liters of double-distilled H2O containing 30 mg of ethidium bromide can be destroyed in a matter of days using Favorgen’s easy-to-follow protocol with the format of the bag.
Two specific designs are for different purposes: Ethidium Bromide Destroyer Bags and Ethidium Bromide Destroyer Aerosol.
Destroyer Favorgen EtBr spray bottles can be refilled after usage and bags are available in packs of 10 and 20. In
comparison to the costs associated with the proper disposal of hazardous materials, EtBr Destroyer products save your long-term money. You can even reuse your buffer afterward treatment! One of the great economic benefits of using this product is that after using Favorgen EtBr Destroyer, The tampon once contaminated can be filtered and used again without worry.
Favorgen EtBr Destroyer has been demonstrated by the Ames test to destroy EtBr safely and effectively without any mutagen effect. Data from the AMES test results support that genotoxicity of solution contaminated with EtBr, treated both by Favorgen EtBr Destroyer Band and Sprayer was significantly reduced and a negative result was determined.