Address P.O. Box 219 Batavia, IL 60510
Phone 800-452-1261
Fax 866-452-1436
Email flinn@flinnsci.com

360Science™: Buffers in Household Products

firewatch

First, students are assigned a household product for testing. Then students follow a detailed procedure to titrate the product. Lastly, the data are graphed and analyzed. Students learn about titration curves and buffering capability.

Concepts

  • Buffer
  • Weak acids and weak bases
  • Conjugate acid–base pair
  • Dissociation constant
  • Neutralization
  • Titration