HELP WITH SCIENCE FAIR
K N and P J Harris
ecoli at cix.compulink.co.uk
Wed Apr 9 06:13:31 EST 1997
Clays have an awesome ability to adsorb. Surface area of 1g clay is
usually well over 100square metres. And it is charged to boot.How do you
know there was any ampicillin in a condition to do anything ?
There was a guy some decades ago who reckoned he could identify a soil
by the differential adsorption of various antibiotics.
Department of Soil Science,
University of Reading, UK.
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