A glass rod is used to manually stir solutions. It can also be used to transfer a single drop of a solution.
A medicine dropper is used to transfer a small volume of liquid (less than one mL).
On top of each medicine dropper is a “rubber bulb”
Red litmus paper is used to identify bases.
Blue litmus paper is used to identify acids.
Forceps (or tweezers) are used to pick up small objects.
A funnel is used to aid in the transfer of liquid from one vessel to another.
A Mohr pipet measures and delivers exact volumes of liquids.
A wash bottle has a spout that delivers a wash solution to a specific area. Distilled water is the only liquid that should be used in a wash bottle.
Weighing boats are used to weigh solids that will be transferred to another vessel.
Spatulas are used to dispense solid chemicals from their containers.
Chemicals should never be transferred with your bare hands.
Beaker tongs are used to move beakers containing hot liquids
Bunsen burners are used for the heating of nonvolatile liquids and solids.
The evaporating dish is used for the heating of stable solid compounds and elements.
Crucibles are used for heating certain solids, particularly metals, to very high temperatures.
The clay triangle is used as a support for porcelein crucibles when being heated over a Bunsen burner.