Biofuel from Alcohol Fermentation

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Biofuel from Alcohol Fermentation

£120.00 Ex VAT

For 10 student groups

Complete in 5-6 hours

SKU: 304 Category:

Product Description

Cat no 304

Ethanol fermentation is a common biological process widely used in industry for its diverse applications (food, alcohol and energy). In this kit, Saccharomyces cerevisiae is used to break down sugar into ethanol. The conditions that are controlled with mechanical devices are aeration and temperature. The pH, bacterial growth, and ethanol production are monitored using specific probes over a period of 5 hours.

Kit includes: instructions, Yeast MicroBead, yeast growth medium, syringe, 15 ml centrifuge tubes, transfer pipets, loops.

All you need: air pump, heater, pH probe, temperature probe, ethanol sensor, fermentor vessel, autoclave, ice, shaker, ethanol, distilled water, centrifuge, colorimeter.