production of starch

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  • PRODUCTION OF STARCH
    • STEP 1
      • Get a leaf from a plant
    • STEP 2
      • Kill leaf and get rid of waxy chlorophyll
    • STEP 3
      • Remove the colour by boiling in ethanol
    • STEP 4
      • Wash with cold water
    • STEP 5
      • Spread on a tile
    • STEP 6
      • Add iodine
    • STEP 7
      • If there is starch present the leaf will go black

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