Salt Solutions

Irvine Scientific offers custom buffer solutions at any scale, with liquid batch sizes from 50 L to 10,000 L and industry-leading turnaround times.

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Hanks’ Balanced Salt Solutions (HBSS) is used in cell culture to maintain the pH and osmotic balance, as well as provide cells with water and essential inorganic ions.


PBS provides a buffer system to maintain cell culture media in the physiological pH range or to irrigate, transport, or dilute fluid while maintaining cell tonicity and viability.


Potassium Chloride Solution is used as a buffer to help attain a desired pH level.