International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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IYC poster and post-card

Activity by Helena Visti   |   added on Jan 18, 2011   |   Finland Official_iyc_logo


IYC poster introduces five Finnish innovations in Chemistry, affecting people's everyday life. Five different post-card introduce one innovation each.


Topics of the innovations in the poster and the post-cards

Silver jewelry keeps its sparkle because of an invisible coating.
People suffering from lactose intolerance can use milk products.
Cars use greener waste-based fuels.
You can forget about waxing your skis and use grip tape.
Parkinson’s disease can be treated more effectively.


Topic: celebrating chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, school children, teachers, educational institutions
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