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Innovating Science™ Paper Chromatography Kit

Investigate the oldest documented technique used to separate chemical substances.

Supplier:  Innovating Science™ IS2503

Catalog No. S96896

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WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including Crystal Violet and Methanol/ Methyl Isobutyl Ketone, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and reproductive harm.

Includes: Materials for 15 groups: Chromatography dye set with 0.5mL each of Crystal Violet, Safranin O, Toluidine Blue and a chromatography mixture; 30mL 95% Ethanol UN1170 (5); chromatography sheets (15); and capillary tubes (4)

Requires : Plastic wrap or tinfoil, metric rulers, distilled water, 250mL beakers (15) and 25mL graduated cylinder



  • Perform paper chromatography on three individual dyes and a mixture of dyes Determine if all three dyes are in the mixture
  • See why different substances move at different rates within the chromatography system



Paper Chromatography Kit
7 to 14
Investigate The Oldest Documented Technique Used to Separate Chemical Substances
13 to 20
Chromatography dye set with 0.5 mL crystal violet, 0.5 mL safranin o, 0.5 mL toluidine blue, 0.5 mL chromatography mixture, 5 x 30 mL 95% ethanol, 15 chromatography sheets, 4 capillary tubes
9.75 x 6.25 x 4 in.
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