SCIENCE FAIR PROJECT
temmykimes at aol.com
Thu Nov 27 09:48:30 EST 1997
Hi, my name is Laura and I'm an 8th grade science student. For my science fair
project this year, I'm doing the topic "What Solutions/Methods Clean a Kitchen
Worksurface the Best?" I do not know much about this topic, and hope you will
answer my questions:
1)So far, my solutions are as follows: Detergent, water, bleach. What else
could I do? Would Lysol or PineSol be good?
2)Basically, I will sterilize everything in boiling water, then lick some
plastic spoons and either dip, soak or scrub it in the solutions. Then I'll
take a culture of the spoon. What temperature/degree of light should I keep
the petri dishes at? How long will it take them to "grow"?Which should I use
as my medium, agar or beef broth with gelatine?
3)Are there any good websites, people, books, etc. about this subject?
Thank You for your time, I really appreciate it!!!!! = )
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