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How to get rid of the chlorophyll in a leaf?

Beverly Erlebacher bae at cs.toronto.edu
Mon Nov 23 20:08:22 EST 1998

In article <3659AA3E.1817 at sun2.ruf.uni-freiburg.de>,
Jens Lohrmann  <lohrmann at sun2.ruf.uni-freiburg.de> wrote:
>chris wrote:
>> Hi there
>> i have a question here
>> How to get rid of the chlorophyll of a leaf
>> to get a clear view of the veins..
>> From Thomas
>I would try Ethanol (maybe 70% Ethanol, 30% water)
>This should do the trick

You can also use rubbing alcohol from the drugstore, which is isopropanol.
Lots cheaper and easier to get in the US and Canada.

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