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Electrolyte versus Non-Electrolyte Solutions

Use a conductivity sensor to determine which substances in sports drinks (water, sugars, or salts) are electrolytes.


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Wireless Conductivity Sensor

This waterproof sensor connects via Bluetooth® to measure both conductivity (ionic content in solution) and total dissolved solids.

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Electrolyte versus Non-Electrolyte Solutions