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The Chemistry of Turmeric

Fluorescence, Indicator, and Health Effects

09-Jan-2017

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The Chemistry of Turmeric – Fluorescence, Indicator, and Health Effects

If you’ve ever made a curry, you’ve likely used turmeric – you may even have some in your kitchen right now. It’s probably not the first thing that comes to mind when you think about doing chemistry, but there are actually some pretty neat chemistry tricks you can do with it! In this post, we take a look at these, as well as the plethora of health benefits commonly attributed to the yellow spice.

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