Alum from Soda Cans

Alum from Soda Cans

Video Analysis for Alum from Soda Cans

May 15, 2014

600 x 360

08:46

5 / 5 (0 ratings)

OVERVIEW

  • A

    FINAL GRADE

  • 5 / 5

    RATING

  • 2

    VIEWS

  • 0

    LIKES

ACHIEVEMENTS

  • USER
    SATISFACTION

  • TEACHER'S
    PET

  • TWO YEARS
    ONLINE

REVENUE

  • $0

    EST. TOTAL REVENUE

  • $0 - $0

    EST. MONTHLY REVENUE

  • $0 - $0

    EST. YEARLY REVENUE

GROWTH

  • 0

    AVG. DAILY VIEWS

  • 0

    AVG. DAILY LIKES

  • 0

    AVG. DAILY DISLIKES

* We try our best to gather the video's growth rate. This is an estimate for a cumulative growth of views.

VIDEO

Alum from Soda Cans

In today’s video I make alum from an aluminum can!

This is a cool reaction that I’ve wanted to try for a while, because I generate a lot of soda can waste and have always wanted to recycle them in some way (besides everyday recycling, that is).


The reactions involved in this experiment are:

1) Dissolving the can in base - 2Al + 6H2O + KOH == 2KAl(OH)4 (aq) + 3H2

2) Initial addition of acid to this solution - 2KAl(OH)4 + H2SO4 == 2Al(OH)3 (s) + 2H2O + K2SO4

3) After adding more acid - 2Al(OH)3 + 3H2SO4 == 2Al(3+) + 3SO4(2-) + 6H2O

This last step, when combined with the K(+) ions still in solution, forms the double salt potassium alum ( KAl(SO4)2 * 12H2O ) upon cooling and evaporation.


My can was 13.5g, meaning I needed to use 28g KOH and 52.5mL 98% H2SO4.

SOCIAL ACTIVITY

  • 0 SHARES

  • 0 TWEETS

  • 0 +1's

  • 0 PINS

  • 0 SHARES

WEB RESULTS

  • www.youtube.com   Alum from Soda Cans - YouTube

    Video embedded · In today's video I make alum from an aluminum can! This is a cool reaction that I've wanted to try for a while, because I generate a lot of soda can waste ...

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WAjrjY-JQ3o

  • chordify.net   Alum from Soda Cans Chords - Chordify

    Chords for Alum from Soda Cans. Play along with guitar, ukulele or piano using our intuitive playback interface.

    https://chordify.net/chords/alum-from-soda-cans-mrhomescientist

  • www.pinterest.com   Alum on Pinterest | Aluminum Cans, Sodas and Pop Cans

    Explore Carol Duncan's board "Alum" on Pinterest, a visual bookmarking tool that helps you discover and save creative ideas | See more about Aluminum Cans, Sodas and ...

    https://www.pinterest.com/itchibond/alum/

  • practicum.melscience.com   Alum from soda cans - MEL Chemistry

    Alum from soda cans Obtaining alum from soda cans Reaction Formula. 2 Al + 6 H 2 O + KOH = 2 KAl(OH) 4 + 3 H 2. 2 KAl(OH) 4 + H 2 SO 4 = 2 Al(OH) 3 + 2 H 2 O + K 2 …

    http://practicum.melscience.com/experiments/alum-from-soda-cans.html

  • www.chymist.com   Alum From Waste Al Cans 2005 - Welcome to chymist.com- …

    number of states have passed laws requiring a deposit on aluminum cans to encourage recycling. In this experiment, ... ALUM FROM WASTE ALUMINUM CANS

    http://www.chymist.com/alum.pdf

  • www.pinterest.com   Aluminum Can Crafts on Pinterest | Pop Cans, Aluminum Cans ...

    Aluminum Can Crafts, Diy Windchimes, Latest Happenings, Windchimes Diy, ... Art, Cocacola, Aluminum Cans, Soda Can Crafts Miniature cars from aluminum cans.

    https://www.pinterest.com/sherron/aluminum-can-crafts/

  • www.bc.edu   Experiment 4: Synthesis of Alum from Scrap Aluminum

    4 Procedure Synthesis of alum Wear safety glasses at all times! Obtain a piece of scrap aluminum from a beverage can and cut it into thin strips.

    http://www.bc.edu/schools/cas/chemistry/undergrad/gen/fall/Alum.pdf

  • www.brilliantdiy.com   [Video] Learn How To Convert Your Used Soda Cans Into Alum ...

    Alum from Soda Cans — mrhomescientist. Recycling is one of the best things you can do to contribute to help lessen the pollution around you. One of the most ...

    http://www.brilliantdiy.com/learn-how-to-convert-your-used-soda-cans-into-alum/2/

  • www.aluminum.org   Aluminum Cans | The Aluminum Association

    Aluminum cans hold a ... Cans made from aluminum easily support the carbonation pressure required to package soda and ... The first aluminum cans required what ...

    http://www.aluminum.org/product-markets/aluminum-cans

  • www.earth911.com   How to Recycle Aluminum Cans - Earth911.com

    Recycle Search. Recycle Guide. Earth911TV. Read. Eco Tech; Home & Garden; Travel; ... but aluminum cans can be and still are collected and brought to scrap yards in bulk.

    http://www.earth911.com/recycling-guide/how-to-recycle-aluminum-cans/

  • www.alibaba.com   Wholesale Aluminum Soda Can, Wholesale Aluminum Soda Can ...

    Wholesale Aluminum Soda Can, Buy Various High Quality Wholesale Aluminum Soda Can Products from Global Wholesale Aluminum Soda Can Suppliers and Wholesale Aluminum ...

    http://www.alibaba.com/showroom/wholesale-aluminum-soda-can.html

  • familycrafts.about.com   Aluminum Can Projects - Family Crafts - Crafts for Kids ...

    Find many craft projects using soda pop cans. A great way to recycle aluminum cola and beer cans. ... 5 Articles in: Aluminum Can Projects. Crushed Can Crafts

    http://familycrafts.about.com/od/aluminumcancrafts/

  • blog.hgtv.com   Soda Can Crafts - Make Crafts With Aluminum Soda Cans ...

    Make that chronic soda habit work for you! Check out these cute aluminum soda can crafts on HGTV's Design Happens blog and raid the recycling bin.

    http://blog.hgtv.com/design/2013/11/11/aluminum-soda-can-crafts/

  • www.brilliantdiy.com   [Video] Learn How To Convert Your Used Soda Cans Into Alum ...

    One of the most frequent things you can see in your garbage dump are soda cans. These soda cans are made from aluminum, and it’s a pretty recyclable material from ...

    http://www.brilliantdiy.com/learn-how-to-convert-your-used-soda-cans-into-alum/

  • www.youtube.com   Just How Much Waste is There in Melting Soda Cans? - YouTube

    Video embedded · Just How Much Waste is There in Melting Soda Cans? Grandpa Bill. Subscribe Subscribed Unsubscribe 673 673. ... Alum from Soda Cans - Duration: 8:46.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nQzQEGZsEHw

  • answers.yahoo.com   where can I buy empty aluminum soda cans? | Yahoo Answers

    Where can I buy empty aluminum soda cans? ... You don't even have to buy them. Post an ad on your local freecycle.org group wanting aluminum cans.

    https://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20100326094114AACyfLA

  • www.madehow.com   How aluminum beverage can is made - material, production ...

    The typical aluminum can weighs less than half an ... The number of aluminum cans shipped in the U.S. rose from half a billion in 1965 to 8 ... Raw Materials The raw ...

    http://www.madehow.com/Volume-2/Aluminum-Beverage-Can.html

  • uk.pinterest.com   Soda Can Art on Pinterest | Aluminum Cans, Recycled ...

    Steel soda cans from the 1970s and ... used for the base of the project and painted with a black matt paint for the background that can be seen in between the alum ...

    https://uk.pinterest.com/explore/soda-can-art/

  • moneypantry.com   How to Make Money Collecting & Recycling Aluminum Cans for ...

    Can you make extra money collecting soda & beer cans? The aluminum industry pays $800 million a year for recycled cans. Learn how to get your share!

    http://moneypantry.com/make-money-recycling-aluminum-cans/

  • answers.yahoo.com   Where can I get free empty aluminum pop cans? | Yahoo …

    I am in a school science club, and every month I need to bring 60 empty aluminum pop cans to school to be able to participate. But the problem is that my ...

    https://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20100921194635AAqVz6U

  • Show More