Museum of Science and Industry


Analyze Candy Using Chromatography

Step 3 of 9: Hang the filter paper

Poke a toothpick through the top of the crime scene filter paper. Rest the toothpick on the edge of an empty glass (or hold it) so the filter paper hangs down inside.


Museum Hours
  • through January 3
    Daily* from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    * 12/24, 12/31, 1/1—closing 4 p.m.;
    Closed on Christmas Day
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Museum of Science+Industry
5700 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637
1 (773) 684-1414
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