Your Safer Source for Science

Since 1977

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

Item #: AP10268

Price: $32.50

In Stock.

In the Environmental Pollution and Lichens Laboratory Kit for environmental science, discover the value of lichens as living indicators of environmental quality. Experiment to see how different given pollution samples affect lichens.

See more product details

This item can only be shipped to schools, museums and science centers

Other Options

Item# AP10268 AP10190 AP10112 AP6461
Size 10 Students in Pairs 10 Students in Pairs 30 Students in Pairs 30 Students in Pairs
Includes Materials Only Refill Kit Materials + Instructions Materials Only Refill Kit Materials + Instructions
Price $32.50 $40.00 $65.10 $72.60
Enter number of items

Product Details

Lichens are a terrific indicator to monitor environmental pollution. In this kit, students discover the value of lichens as living indicators of environmental quality. Students will perform experiments to see how different given pollution samples affect lichens. Pollution data will be analyzed and compared. Teachers Notes, reproducible student handouts, lichens and simulated pollution samples are provided.

Specifications

Materials Included in Refill Kit for 10 Students in Pairs:
Cobalt chloride solution, 0.01 M, 100 mL
Copper(II) chloride solution, 0.1 M, 100 mL
Iron(III) chloride solution, 0.01 M, 100 mL
Methylene blue solution, 0.0005 M, 100 mL
Potassium chloride solution, 0.01 M, 100 mL
Sodium chloride solution, 0.01 M, 100 mL
Foliose lichen, 3" x 3"
Gauze, 2", 6 yd roll
Tubes, culture, disposable 16 x 100 mm, 30