International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Giving scopes to the students Suggestion Suggestion Ashikur Rahman   |   added on Nov 28, 2011 Increase lab opportunities
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Pipeline Corrosion:Harmful impact on water Suggestion Suggestion Rita Khare   |   added on Nov 24, 2011 The problem of corrosion of pipes and solders in water distribution system is alarming. Corrosion products make water unsafe for drinking. Proper public health surveillance and chemical analysis of water is required .If lead ,iron and copper are found to be present in water an alternative material for pipe should be used.
Topic: environment, water quality Audience: students, general public, teachers

Nanotechnology-Storage Devices Suggestion Suggestion Tejas Reddy   |   added on Nov 11, 2011 We can increase the memory storage capacity of a storage device like CDs, Floppys, Pen drives, and San Disks.
Topic: engaging the youth, experiments, hands-on activities Audience: professional chemists., researchers, students, teachers, scientists, international, global

A doubt Suggestion Suggestion Lucas Holanda   |   added on Nov 09, 2011 The topic is about the preservation of food, seeking a better way to preserve food without harmful microbes.
Topic: experiments Audience: students, teachers, scientists, high schools, professional chemists, post graduate students, post secondary students

Nano Coating Suggestion Suggestion Aaron Park   |   added on Nov 04, 2011 saving energy in summer
Topic: environment Audience: students, secondary schools, primary schools, iyc enthusiasts, school children, high schools