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Chemical Equations In The Real World

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Very little in the physical world around us occurs without chemical reactions being involved. Takes an in-depth look at five common products that are in use all around us. Also, explores the chemistry behind their manufacture and/or use, including chemical equations. The products are soap, polystyrene, aluminum, paint, and car batteries.

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Runtime: 18 minutes 37 seconds

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