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  1. Apr 16, 2009 #1
    • Choose one of the industries listed below to research.
    • automobile
    • cleaning
    • clothing manufacture
    • computer
    • construction
    • cosmetic
    • dental
    • farming • food preparation
    • food processing
    • fuel
    • law enforcement
    • medical
    • photography
    • software

    1. Identify chemical reactions upon which the industry relies.
    2. Determine the role that each reaction plays in the industry.
    3. How are the products of the reaction used by the industry?
    4. What benefits does the process bring to the industry or to the larger society?
    5. Obtain industry statistics regarding the annual consumption or production of the reaction species.
    6. Has the industry made any recent advances that have chemical foundations?
    7. Are there environmental concerns that arise as a result of the chemical processes?
    8. Detail the nature of any environmental problems associated with the chemical processes.
    9. What solutions and precautions are in place to prevent environmental accidents?
    10. Provide pictures or graphic of the industry you have chosen.
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  3. Apr 17, 2009 #2
    Are you stuck for a topic?

    How about the Haber process? It was invented to manufacture ammonia which is needed for making fertilizer and explosives. So you could use it in a project about farming.

  4. Apr 17, 2009 #3


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  5. May 16, 2009 #4
    I'm not sure what he wants to know, but I would like to know what solutions and precautions have been put in place to protect the environment from harmful agents put into garments and other washable materials used to cover or clothe things.
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