Water pollution is a major problem throughout the world, raising severe concerns about health and sanitization issues. A common problem in polluted water is the presence of bacteria, particularly coliform bacteria from fecal matter, which can directly result in disease, as well as act as a marker for the presence of fecal and sewer contamination in water supplies.
Students can use this kit to test different water sources for the presence of bacteria.
Supplied with components needed for hands-on experimentation for six workstations of 4-5 students or 24-30 students. Supplied with Teacher’s Guide and separate Student’s Guides.
Introduction to microorganisms.
Learn about water pollution.
Simple and easily visualized colorimetric test.