GenChem Pages: Bunsen Burner Module
Using equipment safely is important in any laboratory situation. Here is a step-by-step description of a bunsen burner
and how to use it safely. Learn how to light the burner and adjust the flame. One section shows how to heat substances of different sizes. Included in this explanation of bunsen burner use is a quiz that covers each procedure. We celebrate the bunsen burner on March 31, the birthday of its inventor, Robert Bunsen.