Elutriation and decanting

Elutriation and decanting
Elutriation and decanting


In this experiment the students about desludging as a separation process. In this process, two substances of different coarseness are mixed and enriched with water. The result is a suspension that is stirred up and can be separated (decanted) over time due to the different particle sizes.

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