HYDROGEL BEADS: The New Slime Lab?

Brockway, Debra; Libera, Matthew; Welner, Heidi
May 2011
Science Teacher;May2011, Vol. 78 Issue 5, p50
Academic Journal
Science Experiment
The article presents a classroom chemistry laboratory activity with the use of hydrogel in to enhance the understanding of students on chemical bonding, properties, and replacement reactions. A list of materials is presented, with hydrogel as the main ingredient, including instructions on the procedures. It also discusses the importance of hydrogels as material in drug delivery.


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