Advanced Placement / Environmental Science

Air Pollution and Acid Rain

In this lab, students will use a pH sensor to investigate chemical reactions important in the formation of acid rain to understand the relationship between man-made emissions, acid rain, and problems arising from acid rain.


Student Files

18_Air_Pollution_and_Acid_Rain_S.docx 688.46 KB
18_Air_Pollution_and_Acid_Rain_S.pdf 101.44 KB
ENVSCI_18_Air_Pollution_and_Acid_Rain.spklab 390.53 KB

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pH Sensor

Wireless pH Sensor

Here’s the best tool for measuring pH since litmus paper. The Wireless pH Sensor connects via Bluetooth® to monitor the pH of solutions.

Many lab activities can be conducted with our Wireless, PASPORT, or even ScienceWorkshop sensors and equipment. For assistance with substituting compatible instruments, contact PASCO Technical Support. We're here to help.

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Source: Lab #18

Advanced Environmental & Earth Sciences

Air Pollution and Acid Rain