Laboratory test tube

Types of test tubes

There are many types and subtypes of test tubes, when purchasing you should consider the price, heating temperature, ease of cleaning, flexibility of use, size and whether you need of a disposable solution.

◈ Example of glass test tubes

- The types of glass are categorized by several organizations such as ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials), EP (European Pharmacopoeia) and USP (United States Pharmacopoeia)