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Experiment: Testing the degradability of potato plates

YearRangeCurriculumStrand

4-6
7-8
9-10

Middle Primary
Upper Primary
Lower Secondary

Technology

Nature of Technology
Technological Knowledge

Overview

In this activity, students compare the rate of degradation of disposable plates using three different disposal methods.

Purpose

To experiment with a range of disposable plates made from different materials, including potato plates.

To compare the rates of degradation using three different disposal methods.

Keywords

Degradation, landfill, compost, worm farm.

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