Nalgene

Nalgene

Thermo Scientific Nalgene is a brand of polyethylene plastic developed and manufactured by Nalge Nunc International originally developed for laboratory storage containers. It is now used in the manufacture of water containers, vials, bottles, bags and carboys for packaging, shipping, and storage. The name Nalgene is a registered trademark.

That original Nalgene line included such items as jars, bottles, test tubes, graduated cylinders, and Petri dishes helpful to laboratory workers, chemists, and biologists because they were shatterproof and lighter than glass. The properties of the respective plastics make them suitable for work with many materials in various temperature ranges.

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Nalge Nunc International
... Nalgene is Nalge Nunc's primary plastics product line and includes the Nalgene Outdoor, Nalgene Laboratory and Nalgene Packaging product lines ... The original Nalgene line included such items as jars, bottles, test tubes, graduated cylinders, and Petri dishes helpful to laboratory workers, chemists, and biologists because ...
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... polycarbonate plastics such as the ones Nalgene used may leach endocrine disruptors ... Nalgene denies that the quantity leached from their products posed a significant threat to health ... Nalgene claims these chemicals are only potentially released from Nalgene products when used at temperatures outside of the designed range ...