A fine, metal wire mesh with a layer of asbestos to act as a heat resistant mat that can be placed in between a Bunsen burner and a glass vessel that is meant to be heated up gradually.
15cm x 15cm
Although asbestos is widely considered to be a harmful when breathed in, due to the fine, fibrous particles that are shed by asbestos, these mats are generally considered very low risk, as contact with them is brief and particles that are dispersed are minimal.
That being said, asbestos is still considered a hazardous material and caution is advised when handling the asbestos gauze.
Keep gauze in a plastic bag in a cool, dry place.
Keep out of reach of children and animals.
Asbestos Gauze (15cm)
- Product Code: Glassware
- Availability: In Stock
- Ex Tax: R44.80