Gold chloride solution is used as a component of many special stains kits. In those kits, gold chloride provides toning of the section’s image, and also stabilization of the dye on the section. Using a gold chloride solution is usually followed by counterstains, such as Nuclear Fast Red (Kernechtrot) or Fast Green stain.
Trade name: GOLD CHLORIDE, 2% SOLUTION
Catalogue number: ZK2-OT-X**
Storing, stability and expiry date:
Transporting/shipment by road (ADR) - Not classified
Transporting/shipment by sea (IMDG) - Not classified
Transporting/shipment by air (ICAO-TI/IATA-DGR) - Not classified