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A Small Dose of Toxicology Book
Grade Level: High School - Post-Secondary
Type: BiblioResources (Books) - Glossary - Manual/Handbook
Summary: Author: Steven Gilbert, Ph.D, DABT, ISBN:0415311683 280 pages This is a professional and technical book for the layman that is a user-friendly resource on toxicology of common chemicals including alcohol, caffeine, nicotine, heavy metals, solvents and r...
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Chemistry Keeps Us Clean
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High
Type: Classroom Materials - Experiment
Summary: Soap stories, water activities, bubblology and activities, and soap experiments complete this tightly packed 12-page pdf.
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Green Clean: The Environmentally Sound Guide to Cleaning Your Home
Grade Level: High School - Post-Secondary
Type: BiblioResources (Books)
Summary: Green Clean: The Environmentally Sound Guide to Cleaning Your Home Nonfiction

AuthorsLinda Mason Hunter and Mikki Halpin

ISBN 1595910042 There is a revolution going on in America-a green revolution. The latest front is the ho...

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Household Chemicals and Alternatives
Grade Level: Middle School/Junior High - High School
Type: Classroom Materials - List - Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)
Summary: This list provides information on alternatives to household chemicals and cleaning recommendations as well as links to appropriate material safety data sheets and books, printed curricula and learning standards.
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If Mixing is Urgent--Try Detergent!
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High
Type: Experiment
Summary: This experiment allows students to use detergents to help mix oil and water.
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Kids and Chemicals Facts and Laws
Grade Level: High School
Type: Classroom Lessons - Glossary - Powerpoints, videos and virtual tours
Summary: This lesson is designed so students are able to identify some of the synthetic chemicals they have contact with during their days; so they can consider the affects that toxic chemicals have on people; that they can reflect upon alternatives to toxic home-use p...
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Release the Grease
Type: Classroom Materials - Experiment
Summary: This science activity students test whether water or laundry detergent is better at cleaning a colorful greasy substance like lipstick. Next time, you wont be stuck when you need to unstick lipstick.
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Soapmaking
Grade Level: High School
Type: Classroom Lessons - Experiment
Summary: This activity offers a simple experiment for making soap and provides a simple organic chemistry reaction.
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What's That Stuff
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High - High School
Type: Article/Report - Classroom Materials - Web site
Summary: What is really in items that we use every day. A collection of articles from Chemical Engineering News magazines provides insight on a variety of products including kitty litter, Jell-o, erasers, sunscreens, fireworks, and much more.
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