The interactive lab primer - heating


There are many instances when heat is needed in a laboratory practical, it is needed to reflux reaction mixtures, to distil liquids as well as help to dissolve solids in recrystallisations. The use of the appropriate method of heating is most important.

This guide provides details of a Bunsen burning heating device. Flash player is required to view this resource. Use the zoom buttons on your browser to view a larger version of this resource.


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