CT-Discovery provides an outlet for learners, of all backgrounds, to become more familiar with the field of Chemical Technology.  Everyone is invited to attend CT-Discovery meetings throughout the academic year.  Whether you are a high school student, a college student, a working adult, or someone who is just generally interested or curious in science, a CT-Discovery meeting could be perfect for you!  Focusing on the ideas of "informal education" and "citizen science", most topics are chosen to generate community interest in a current "problem", allowing participants to contribute research and data to the scientific community.

Wine Barrels

Wine Clips & Purifiers
Saturday:  February 26th 2022
10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Wine clips and purifiers claim that they remove various impurities, including sulfites, from wine samples.  Do these products actually work?  Join this meeting and help us compare various types of wine clips to see which, if any, work better!

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Rose Wine Glasses
Spa Setting

Parabens in Lotions
Saturday:  April 23rd 2022
10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Many consumers are unaware of parabens and the role they have in many products.  However, companies are advertising "paraben-free" products.  Why?  Are they health hazards?  Are paraben-free products actually "paraben-free"?  Join this meeting and help us analyze various lotions on the market.

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Parabens in lotions