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Food Analysis—Testing Some Common Foods—Student Laboratory Kit

Item #: APJ8635 

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Food Analysis of Common Foods Biochemistry Laboratory Kit allows you to relate terms like "fats," "vitamins," and "proteins" to foods you eat every day.

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Proteins, carbohydrates, fats, vitamins—your students have surely heard these words, and may have an understanding of what they are, but this Flinn-developed lab activity will allow students to relate these terms to the foods they eat every day. Using the materials supplied in this five-part kit, students test food samples for starches, sugars, lipids (fats), proteins, and Vitamin C. Students gain an understanding of the chemical makeup of substances in foods commonly found in the home. Includes all test solutions, samples for conducting control tests, test tubes, droppers, detailed instructions, supplementary background material, and suggestions for further study. Try this food analysis kit—it is a great addition to your biochemistry curriculum! Complete for 100 tests and 12 groups of students.


Materials Included in Kit: 
Albumin powder, 5 g
Benedict's qualitative solution, 100 mL, 2
Biuret test solution, 100 mL
Dextrose solution, 5%, 100 mL
Dichloroindophenol, 0.25 g
Hexanes, reagent, 100 mL, 2
Iodine solution, 500 mL
Starch, soluble, potato, 25 g
Sudan III, 5 g
Dialysis tubing, 20 feet
Pipet, Beral-type, thin stem, 100
Tubes, culture, disposable, 16 x 125 mm, 60
Vitamin C tablets, 2