Mixing of alcohols: an IB student would like to investigate the effect in heat energy of mixing methanol and ethanol or ethanol or propanol or ethanol and butanol, is this safe?
Laboratory Chemicals and Waste Management/Setup: I am seeking reading material/documents that will help me in regards to the 'Chemical Waste Setup' required.
Calcium hydroxide: I have 2 bottles of Calcium Hydroxide that are moist. Can it be dried out? Or is it no good or Ok as is? Also how do I stop the chemicals from becoming moist?
Chemistry Experiment: Is there an organic practical that uses two of reflux, distillation and liquid-liquid extraction that does not require a fume hood?
- Year Senior Secondary > Science Understanding > Chemical Sciences
Piglet Dissection: One of our Human Biology Teachers have requested a piglet dissection prac.
Are we able to perform piglet dissections in Secondary Schools ?
Writing risk assessments for chemical classes: When writing risk assessments for chemical classes (instead of one for the use of every individual chemical), what is the best way? I've seen others
Toxic Alcohols in Spirit Burners to test Fuel Efficiency: We have a year 10 chemistry investigation in which students are provided with six alcohols in spirit burners. Their task is to investigat
Drying of anhydrous sodium carbonate: I am about to standardise a sodium hydroxide solution but I have been wondering about the recommended temperature and time for drying anhydrous sodium carbon
Plankton: We catch live plankton weekly and would like to preserve the specimens. We would like to collect a long term sequence we can use as a data set>
Transformation of E.coli with pFluoroGreen: What risks are to staff setting this prac up? We are only a basic PC1 school.