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Flinn Plastic Embedding Kit

By: The Flinn Staff

Item #: FB1224

Price: $54.95

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Flinn Plastic Embedding Kit for biology and life science is a fun and easy way to permanently display your favorite specimen. Scientists love to use embedding plastic.

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

Product Details

It’s fun and easy! Students love to use embedding plastic to permanently display their favorite specimen. The liquid embedding plastic is catalyzed with a hardener and then poured over your specimen in a mold. The amazing polymer hardens like glass and makes a beautiful, permanent mount. Make your own casts and put them in your classroom display case.

Kit contains one quart of embedding plastic, hardener and complete instructions. You need to provide the specimen and containers for mixing and molding.

Specifications

Materials Included in Kit: 
Casting plastic
Hardener


Correlation to Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)

Science & Engineering Practices

Developing and using models

Disciplinary Core Ideas

MS-PS1.B: Chemical Reactions
HS-PS1.B: Chemical Reactions

Crosscutting Concepts

Systems and system models
Stability and change

Performance Expectations

MS-PS1-2. Analyze and interpret data on the properties of substances before and after the substances interact to determine if a chemical reaction has occurred.
HS-PS1-2. Construct and revise an explanation for the outcome of a simple chemical reaction based on the outermost electron states of atoms, trends in the periodic table, and knowledge of the patterns of chemical properties.