The term "ore" refers to a rock or mineral mass that contains enough of an element or compound to make it economically feasible to mine. This collection of 15 mounted specimens includes some of the more important metal ores that we mine for important industry and trade purposes. Copper ore, for instance, is mined for a variety of industrial purposes. Copper is an excellent conductor of electricity and is thus used for electrical wire.
A detailed handbook is included, which defines key terms, gives the specific gravity and hardness as well as a brief description for each ore. An excellent study tool for those with an interest in geology, or a great gift for collectors who are interested in the practical and industrial applications of rocks and minerals.
These goggles meet the American National Standards Institution (ANSI Z87.1) and Canadian Standards (CSA Z94.3) regulations.
These ear plugs are made of self adjusting foam that provides a comfortable, low pressure fit and excellent sound filtration.
Recommended for protection against chemical splashes. A must have for every young chemist!
These goggles meet the ANSI Z87.1, 2010 High Impact standards.
Extra-large nitrile exam gloves designed and manufactured for superior protection against viral, bacterial, and certain chemical hazards.
This set includes two (2) N95 NIOSH approved respirators.
This mirascope creates a 3D hologram image!
Use this awesome prism to teach about optics and light in the classroom setting!
Check out this high-quality gyroscope!
This classic device is used to demonstrate the conservation of mechanical energy.
This caffeine molecule mug makes an excellent gift!
This kit includes several different projects that demonstrate the power of magnets!
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