High School / Environmental Science

Water and pH

In this lab, students will investigate the conductivity and pH of local water sources before determining the buffering capacity of each sample using a weak acid.

Source: Agricultural Science Lab Manual


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AGR_04_Water_and_pH.pdf 126.37 KB
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Wireless Conductivity Sensor

Wireless Conductivity Sensor

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

pH Sensor

Wireless pH Sensor

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