Bulk Flame Test Chemical Kit With Five Chemicals For Sale
The 100 gram plastic bottles used to hold the chemicals in this flame test kit make them perfect for repeated use in the classroom or other settings. Each chemical has a distinct colour when burned, which can be used to distinguish minerals.
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To do the test, hang a nichrome wire with a powdered sample of the chemical (see list below) on it like an inoculating loop, and position it in the flame’s hotter region.
To ensure that no contaminants or dust interfere with the true colour of the test sample flame, the wire should be thoroughly cleaned by immersing it in alcohol between samples. You can also use spatulas made of stainless steel.
HEALTH: Put on a lab chemical apron and splash goggles. Teenagers should work under close supervision.