if this is glycol methacrylate there is no way to dissolve the plastic and
you would stain thru it, there are etching methods to help open the plastic,
like sodium hydroxide/alcohol mixtures and acids.
Serena Leung wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I have been trying to stain ground sections of bone and metal implant
> embedded in ethyl methacrylate. I was wondering if anyone had any advice
> on the best way to deplasticize after grinding and polishing. I truly
> appreciate any help!
> Serena Leung
> Anderson Orthopaedic Research Institute
> phone: 703-619-4414
> fax: 703-799-5982
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