ÁCAROS: cITIZEN SCIENCE PROJECT

Sampling:

You need:

  • Cotton swab
  • Transparent pouch with zip closure (13x7cm)

Instructions:

Slip the swab over the edge of a door (top or bottom) of any room in the house (room, living room, bathroom ..) where you know there is dust or lint. Insert the used swab in the zip closure bag, along with a small sample of that powder or lint.

-Other samples you can send:

  • Potted seed soil (a few grams)
  • Fragment of the cover material of a used pillow (5 × 5cm)
  • Fragment of used cloth (5 × 5cm)

Send the sample by postal mail to the following address, :

 

Att. Cristina HernándEZ (ACAROS)
Laboratorios Cesar en Etopia
Avenida Ciudad de Soria 8
50003, Zaragoza

 

don’t forget to fultill the questionnaire!