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Table 1 Information on the acetate sheets tested for their resistance in contact with methanol

From: Standardization of blood smears prepared in transparent acetate: an alternative method for the microscopic diagnosis of malaria

Chemical composition Trade mark Usefulness Resistance to methanol Manufacturer
PVC Adina Architectural model makin Yes Adina Indústria e Comercio de Fechos, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
PPC Mares Laser printing Yes Mares Comercial Ltda, São Paulo, Brazil
PPC USA-Folien Laser printing Yes USA Folien Brazil Ltda, São Paulo, Brazil
PPC Garra Laser printing Yes Industria Brasileira de Audiovisual Ltda, Blumenau, Brazil
PPC 3 M Laser printing Yes 3 M do Brasil, São Paulo, Brazil
PET Premium Mares Inkjet printing No Mares Comercial Ltda, São Paulo, Brazil
PET USA-Folien Inkjet printing No USA Folien Brazil Ltda, São Paulo, Brazil
PET Garra Inkjet printing No Industria Brasileira de Audiovisual Ltda, Blumenau, Brazil
PET 3 M Inkjet printing No 3 M do Brasil, São Paulo, Brazil
PET Bellimagem Inkjet printing No  
PET Unknown Inkjet printing No Dunort Papelaria, Cuiabá, Brazil
PET Unknown Inkjet printing No Coxipó Papelaria, Cuiabá, Brazil