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Green Chemistry Suggestion vs alisha | added on Jun 18, 2012 Green chemistry, also known as sustainable chemistry, is the design of chemical products and processes that reduce or eliminate the use or generation of hazardous substances. Green chemistry applies across the life cycle of a chemical product, including its design, manufacture, and use.
|Topic:||environment, seminars, engaging the youth, hands-on activities||Audience:||general public, teachers, students, school children, high schools|
Involving high school students and teachers Collaboration Manica Perdan Ocepek | added on Dec 07, 2011 ICY is approaching its end and the activities of our school are summarised.
|Topic:||experiments, presentations, history of chemistry, environment, engaging the youth||Audience:||students, secondary schools, teachers, high schools|
Pipeline Corrosion:Harmful impact on water 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|
Handling of rejected material from Lab. Discussion Qixue Qin | added on Nov 14, 2011 The rejected material from Lab is becoming more and more serious, because of ingoring the harming to water and soil, we often see the discharging of rejected material without no handling. This is a problem to be solved urgently.
|Topic:||hands-on activities, workshops, environment, water quality||Audience:||students, high schools, researchers, global|
A solution for plastics Collaboration Yedhu Krishnan | added on Nov 10, 2011 All the problems and health hazards caused by plastics should be taken to the minds of people ,especially to the youngster in a manner that they could get inspire to solve this burning issue and save our earth.they should be aware of its dangers so that they can invent a solution...