Separating mixtures: Chromatography

Separating mixtures: Chromatography
Publication Date: July, 2014
Type of Resource: Practical activity/investigation

This online resource explores the principles of chromatography.

The resource is a student hands-on activity that demonstrates that inks are made up of different compounds that can be seen using a simple form of chromatography.

The activity is accessed by clicking on the link at the bottom of the initially shown page.

Australian Curriculum:
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