Recycling a plastic soda bottle

From NileRed. Check out Skillshare for your 2 month free trial: http://skl.sh/nilered ——————————————————— Most plastic bottles are made of PET plastic (polyethylene terephthalate), and in this video, I’ll be recycling it into polyurethane foam. This was just one method of doing it, and in the future I’ll be exploring other ways. Procedure: https://goo.gl/VdiA3p —————————————— Nile…

Making my own blueprint

From NileRed. Follow me on Instagram and Twitter! Twitter: https://goo.gl/uCmnV4 Instagram: https://goo.gl/JQCLpv —————————————— In this video, I’ll be using the ferric chloride that I made in the last one, to make ferric ammonium citrate. This new iron compound is sensitive to UV and I’ll use it to make my own blueprint. In the next and…

Making Prussian Blue

From NileRed. Follow my friend Dryve514! Spotify: https://goo.gl/h7NmNi Youtube: https://youtu.be/m-juNK1TnNE Instagram: https://goo.gl/u6N3Cw —————————————— Today I’ll be making Prussian Blue, which was one of the first synthetic pigments. For this video, I’ll me isolating it and using it to make paint, but in the future, I”ll be diving into the whole process of cyanotyping. —————————————— Nile…

Making an antiseizure medication from almond oil and urine (re-uploaded)

From NileRed. https://www.bonfire.com/nile-red/ Note: Reuploaded due to multiple diagram errors. —————————————— This is a video that I’ve been wanting to do for a while. I really think that is cool that I can build an entire drug from almond oil and urine. Urea from Urine: Procedure adapted from: https://youtu.be/sfldS5hqWYA 1) Benzoine – https://goo.gl/BwWdzT 2) Benzil…

How to use a toaster

From NileRed. Hey guys, today we are back for another amazing video. In this one, I will be showing you how to use a toaster. I decided not to waste a piece of bread for the video though. A lot of people make a lot of mistakes when it comes to toast making, so I…

The Evolution of NileRed + NEW LAB TOUR

From NileRed. In this video, I’ll be going over the quick history of my channel and talk about how it got to where it is now. I also give a quick tour of my old lab, as well as my new lab that I just finished building. A big thanks goes out to everyone who…

Turning paper into plastic

From NileRed. NOTE: I made a mistake in the diagrams for cellulose, all of the glucose units are missing an oxygen atom! Paper is made of cellulose, and in this video, I’ll be converting it into a plastic called cellulose acetate. I’ll be making two forms of it, known as cellulose diacetate and cellulose triacetate.…

Growing Lead Crystals

From NileRed. in this video, I’ll be recreating an old demonstration called the Tree of Saturn. To do this, I’ll be using a zinc block and lead acetate, both of which I made in previous videos. I was inspired by a video made by TheBackyardScientist, but I used a slightly different method and procedure. TheBackYardScientist…

Making Glow Stuff | GreenChem

From NileRed. Today I’ll be making glowing stuff again, but this time I’m going to try out a more environmentally friendly method. In the previous video, the active chemical I made was TCPO. This required 2,4,6-trichlorophenol as a precursor, which is damaging to the environment. The prep for this video uses wintergreen (methyl salicylate) instead,…