International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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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

Handling of rejected material from Lab. Discussion 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

IYC TV Commercial Suggestion Suggestion Ivan Faria   |   added on Aug 05, 2011 Communication to evolve.
Topic: engaging the youth, presentations, history of chemistry, environment, exhibition, science fair, climate change, water quality Audience: students, general public, secondary schools, scientists, high schools, school children, educators, professional chemists, primary schools, iyc enthusiasts, researchers, tertiary education, international, global, post graduate students, decision makers, regional, post secondary students

How to provide pure drinking water to all? Discussion Discussion Balasaheb Chaudhari   |   added on Jul 16, 2011 How to provide pure drinking water to all?
Topic: water quality Audience: professional chemists, decision makers, researchers, international

chemistry assistance in central africa Suggestion Suggestion Ilunga Nsenga   |   added on Jul 11, 2011 increasing of assistance in to people in central africa trough chemistry
Topic: water quality, environment Audience: students