Perform thin layer chromatography on four different food colors!
- Hands on lab activity
- Kit aligned to next generation standards MS-PS1-2
- Instructions and materials included for 15 groups
- Middle school
In this lab, students will perform thin layer chromatography on four different food colors and analyze the effects of different chromatography solvents on the food color. Students will also determine the relative solubility of each sample based on the results.