ERIC Number: EJ716985
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Feb-1
Reference Count: N/A
Lead-Testing Service to Elementary and Secondary Schools Using Anodic Stripping Voltammetry
Goebel, Amanda; Vos, Tracy; Louwagie, Anne; Lundbohm, Laura; Brown, Jay H.
Journal of Chemical Education, v81 n2 p214 Feb 2004
The undergraduate chemistry club of the Southwest Minnesota State University offers assistance in lead-testing through the anodic stripping voltammetry (ASV) technique to elementary and secondary schools. Emphasis is given to this community service activity, which has increased club membership, and promoted discussion of water quality problems in schools.
Descriptors: Water Quality, Clubs, Service Learning, Undergraduate Students, Chemistry, Hazardous Materials, School Safety, Physical Environment, College School Cooperation, Toxicology
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Minnesota