Of course, not every chemist or wannabe-chemist has the inclination, budget or space to do full-scale chemistry experiments at home. The difficulties in setting.
Hobby chemistry has a rich history. In the past it was not uncommon for people to do experiments at home, and the first synthetic dye, mauveine.
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