Fast Green FCF
Fast green FCF has been recommended as a substitute for Light green SF yellowish in Masson's trichrome. It is less likely to fade, and is more brilliant in colour. It may be substituted in other procedures as well.
Compare the formula to Light green SF yellowish and Guinee green B
R. D. Lillie.
Conn's Biological Stains
Williams & Wilkins, Baltimore, MD., U.S.A.
Susan Budavari, Editor, (1996)
The Merck Index, Ed. 12
Merck & Co., Inc., Whitehouse Station, NJ, USA
Aldrich chemical catalogue, 1992
Aldrich Chemical Company, Milwaukee, WI, USA.