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At Home Elephant Toothpaste Demonstration

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  Hello TrollFaceTheMan here with How to make Elephant Toothpaste... Now I know this is an old one, but sometimes the classics are worth repeating...

Now this experiment is completely safe to do at home, and all the igredents most of you will already have around the house...

 So stay tuned, to find out how to recreate this Awesome and fun demonstration...

  Oh and I'm also going to be using this technique in an upcoming video on my channel... So be on the lookout for that...

  Alright lets first discuss what we need, a clear glass or plastic container works best for this because you can see the reaction better... However any container in which you wish to use can work. Most of the time though when this is done in a laboratory environment, a graduated cylinder or flask is used...

  Now I don't know about you... But I don't have a lab in my house, so I am using this glass pop bottle with the label stripped off of it instead...

  Next were going to need some active dry yeast, this will be the catalyst for out reaction

We're also going to need hydrogen peroxide or H202, I am using only 3% over the counter stuff. That is because higher concentrations can result in chemical burns. We want this to be a Safe, at home experiment... Higher concentrations do however have a better result, if you feel up to trying them instead... I will hopefully get up a video soon demonstrating this same experiment with some stronger peroxide but for right now were just gong to focus on using this one I bought from the local store...

  We will also be using dish soap for this and warm, not hot, warm water... Some sugar is good to have, though not required... I will be using it to Kick Start the yeast...

  Beyond that Some measuring utensils are helpful, some food coloring is good for adding a bit of effect, and a funnel just makes life easier... Once all the ingredients are gathered we can start...

  Alright you can see my funnel perched up on top their, time to do this...

  Step 1. Add the Hydrogen peroxide into the container your using I added 2 half a cups into the bottle, so I use just about cup of hydrogen peroxide in total...

  Step 2, add dish soap tp the peroxide... For this, amounts aren't exactly crucial... I tend just to add the equivalent of a table spoon per cup of H2O2, but feel free to experiment...

  And once you have done that, agitate the solution a bit to help it mix... You can do this by Swirling or stirring... It's completely up to you...

  So now that is ready were going to Create the Catalyst for this reaction, Step 3, add one table spoon of sugar to a container... If you don't for some reason have sugar, then don't worry about adding it, It just helps to accelerate the yeast revitalization... Then add 1 tablespoon of Active Dry Yeast and 3 table spoons of water... Mix it together and let it sit for around 3 or so minutes...

  While that is sitting, you can feel free to add some food coloring to Your Hydrogen Peroxide and Soap mixture, of course the colors you choose are completely up to you.

  And so we can move onto our final step... Step 4 add your Activated yeast concoction to your Hydrogen Peroxide and soap solution, and watch as you get a nice fountain of foam. Now I was disappointed that some how even with all the dye I added, that my bubbles were only a signal light blue color... So I tried adding some food coloring to the suds stream from out of the bottle... That led to a cool effect... And me getting side tracked with some Childish Sudsy art... Hmmm... I think I should go pro...

  Anyways thank you very much for watching... I hoped you found this video enjoyable, Informative, and fun... And if you did it would mean a lot to me if you would please Comment, Rate and subscribe... Feel free to try this one at home, I would suggest eye protection though... But anyways, thanks... And Bye!

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