Forensic Chemistry of Fuming for Fingerprints

SKU: IS9004

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  • Forensic chemistry kit for practicing alternative detection of fingerprints
  • Distinguish fingerprint types, understand fuming method for fingerprints, and practice technique of chemically developing fingerprints for identification
  • Activities for fingerprint analysis, ninhydrin development, and cyanoacrylate fuming for detailed study
  • Materials for 15 groups of students for hands-on learning
  • Kit includes teacher's manual, student study guide copymasters, and safety data sheets


Utilize forensics techniques of fuming for your own fingerprints. The three activities include fingerprint analysis, iodine fuming, and cyanoacrylate fuming. Students will learn how to identify different types of fingerprints and distinguishing characteristics, as well as two different methods of chemical fuming to capture fingerprints. Kit contains enough material for 15 groups.

Kit Includes:
1 tube Super Bonding Glue
1 bottle Iodine Crystals
1 bottle Fingerprint Fixative
30 Fuming Trays
15 sheets Black Plastic

Forensic Chemistry of Fuming for Fingerprints