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How to set up up a home chemistry lab – equipment, chemical storage, and safety tips for your lab

Introduction It’s not difficult to set up a chemistry lab. Chemistry equipment is quite affordable and more expensive equipment ( > $30) can be purchased piece-by-piece until your home laboratory is complete.  Below is everything you need to know about setting up a home chemistry lab including a complete list of suggested laboratory equipment for your chemistry lab, chemicals for your lab and how to obtain them, and how to safely organize and store chemicals in your lab. Chemistry lab equipment The following is a list of chemistry lab equipment found in a functional chemistry lab.  Clicking on the image will take you to Reeko's recommended product on Amazon.  Reeko earns revenue on each item purchased through Amazon which is how he affords to live in a giant mansion in the…
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Reeko's Safety Policy

Reeko’s lecture about children and safety on the Internet Reeko realizes that this site gets much of its traffic from kids.  With that in mind, it's only fair that we discuss Net safety (sorry, but Reeko is a parent and has to get just one lecture in before you go). Reeko gets tons of email everyday from kids - and that's great!  He tries to respond to each and every one of them.  But kids should be aware that it's often wise to ask Mom and Dad for permission before sending email to a stranger.  It's just common courtesy to ask Mom and Dad about this.  Besides, they'll get a kick out of how responsible their little one is for being aware of online Internet…
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