A Case of Pesticide Poisoning
Investigate the case of a family poisoned by household pesticides.
A family has been poisoned by pesticides used to treat a bed bug problem.
- Conduct simulated urine testing to identify the presence of pesticide metabolites in the family members’ urine.
- Interpret household pesticide labels to determine safe use practices.
- Explore research that suggests pesticides might be harmful to human health and the environment.
- Model how pesticides affect the food chain in an aquatic ecosystem.
Limit 1 free sample per customer
|1 - 9||$18.90 ea.|
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Each assembled kit contains:
- Student instructions
- 2 Simulated urine samples
- Pyrethroid Test Solution (simulated)
- Pyrethroid Metabolite Test Sheet
- Pyrethroid Test Color Chart
- 3 Labeled droppers
- Bag of colored cubes
Also required: Safety goggles
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A Case of Pesticide Poisoning – Pack of 10 Unassembled Kits
Catalog # STO-147U
Unassembled packs contain materials for 10 kits.
- All supplies, lab materials, and printed labels
- Student instructions copy master
- Easy to follow instructions for kit assembly
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A Case of Pesticide Poisoning – 10 Kit Refill Pack
Catalog # STO-147R
Refill packs contain materials to replace consumable supplies for 10 kits.
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- 7th-8th grade science teacher (TX)