Fireworks: The Chemistry in the Color





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Published on Jan 16, 2013

What's more exciting than watching fireworks explode in a bright cacophony of color? Learning about the chemical processes that make it happens, of course! Join Chris Mocella, a tenured chemist at the U.S. Customs & Border Protection Laboratories, as he explains the chemistry behind the color in fireworks.

"Flash, Sound, and Smoke -- Advanced Fireworks: The Sequel" was broadcasted on Thursday, June 28, 2012. Recordings of full length ACS Webinars are available as an exclusive benefit to ACS members. Live ACS Webinars are a free service to the public every Thursday at 2:00pm ET: http://www.acs.org/acswebinars

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