Thin-layer chromatography

Thin-layer chromatography

C025/9051 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 35.0MB

Downloadable file size: 1.1MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Thin-layer chromatography (TLC) plates in a glass tank, showing separated components (colours). TLC is a chromatography technique used to separate non-volatile mixtures. It is performed on a sheet of glass, plastic, or aluminium foil coated in a thin layer of adsorbent material (the stationary phase). The sample is applied to the plate and a solvent (the mobile phase) is drawn up the plate via capillary action. Different components move up the plate at different rates, causing them to separate, as shown here.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: apparatus, chemical, chemicals, chromatogram, chromatography, color, colors, colour, colours, component, components, cut out, cut outs, cut-out, cut-outs, cutout, cutouts, device, dye, dyes, equipment, experiment, glass, lab, laboratory, learning, mixture, no-one, nobody, organic chemistry, plate, plates, science education, still life, still-life, tank, technique, thin layer, thin-layer

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.