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Carolina ChemKits®: Exploring Nanotechnology Kit

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Grades 9–12. In this guided-inquiry experiment, students determine the antimicrobial properties of a nanoscale silver solution and study the benefits, limitations, and environmental impacts of nanotechnology products. Students inoculate sterile media with bacteria, tabulate their data, and graph their results while studying the effectiveness of their nanoscale silver solution on the growth of E. coli.

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Grades 9-12. In this guided-inquiry experiment, students determine the antimicrobial properties of a nanoscale silver solution and study the benefits, limitations, and environmental impacts of nanotechnology products. Students inoculate sterile media with bacteria, tabulate their data, and graph their results while studying the effectiveness of their nanoscale silver solution on the growth of E. coli.

This kit is an excellent introduction to nanoscale technology and technique. Materials are sufficient for 30 students working groups of 3.

Note: Kit contains a coupon for prepaid delivery of perishable materials. Return coupon at least 2 weeks prior to requested delivery date to ensure prompt arrival of materials.

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Components Qty Included?
E. coli Culture 1 Included
Mueller-Hinton Agar 1 Included
0.1 M Silver Nitrate, 15 mL 1 Included
Sodium Citrate, 1%, 15 mL 1 Included
Dropper Bottles, 15 mL 3 Included
Petri Dishes 20 Included
Test Tubes 45 Included
Sterile Swabs 20 Included
Sterile Transfer Pipets 20 Included
Syringe Tip Filters, 0.02 µm 3 Included
Syringe, 10 mL 3 Included
Filter Paper Disks 3 Included
Instructions for Bottled Media 1 Included
Teacher's Manual with Reproducible Student Guide 1 Included
Beakers, 100 mL 3 Needed, Not Included
Graduated Cylinder or Pipet, 10 mL 1 Needed, Not Included
Hot Plates 3 Needed, Not Included
Test Tube Holders 3 Needed, Not Included
Test Tube Racks 3 Needed, Not Included
Laser Pointer 1 Needed, Not Included
Single-Hole Punches or Scissors 3 Needed, Not Included
Labeling Markers 3 Needed, Not Included
Plastic Rulers 10 Needed, Not Included
Forceps 10 Needed, Not Included
Foil Needed, Not Included
Disinfectant Needed, Not Included
Microwave Needed, Not Included
Deionized Water Needed, Not Included

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