ERIC Number: EJ536518
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
A Polymer "Pollution Solution" Classroom Activity.
Helser, Terry L.
Journal of Chemical Education, v73 n9 p843-44 Sep 1996
Explains an approach to presenting polymer chemistry to nonmajors that employs polystyrene foam, foam peanuts made from water soluble starch, and water soluble plastic bags. Students are presented with a pollution scenario and are guided to the discovery of solutions. (DDR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A