Looks like this is an essential oil to be used for making things smell like Canada. Doesn't sound like a resin to me. I'm still mounting mites in Hoyers, remounting when necessary.
All the best! - Barry

On Mon, Dec 4, 2017 at 4:41 PM, Michael A. Ivie <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

Is that because it was a replacement for Canada Balsam, but not CB is available again?

Has anyone tried this product:

On 12/4/2017 2:20 PM, Brown, Richard wrote:

According to a recent note on the BioQuip catalog, Euparal is no longer available.

I checked the website for the manufacturer, ASCO Laboratories, Mancherster, England, and it is now inactive.



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