N07 : Removal of Heavy Metals from Contaminated Water using Organic Materials.

Students Martez Drabik
School IND - King's Christian Collegiate - Oakville
Level Senior 11/12 - Grade 11
Group Group 1 - Earth and Environmental
Abstract The purpose of the experiment is to remove copper heavy metal from contaminated water using four organic materials, Mint Tea, Dry Mint, Dry Mulberry Leaves, and Chitosan Powder. The purpose is also to test the concentration of copper before and after purification via the four materials using a visible spectrometer.
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Group Award Prize
Chemical Institute of Canada - Hamilton Section AwardsChemical Institute of Canada (Hamilton Section) Award$ 100
Merit AwardsSilver Merit Award$ 80
Laurentian Chapter of SETAC AwardLaurentian Chapter of SETAC Award$ 100
International Science & Engineering Affiliated Fair AwardsAmerican Meteorological Society Awardcertificate