Introducing students to the role of chemistry in creating a more sustainable society.
This activity is designed for students aged 11-14. It can be used to reinforce work on the reactions of carbonates with acids as well as the chemical weathering of rock.
While working at the DuPont chemical company he began to scrounge waste polythene, and then purified and moulded it into cups, bowls and plates. Tupper later founded the Tupperware Plastics Company, and sold it 20 years later for $16 million USD.
Magnetite nanoparticles recover copper waste from whisky manufacturing process
Use these resources to familiarise 16–18 students with the maths involved in time-of-flight calcuations
Explore the role of chemistry in drug discovery with this worksheet
Heat a known mass of two metals to produce their oxides and determine their relative atomic masses.
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