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  • Letter Cards With Cody
    2,656 words
    General Description Cody is an eight-year-old boy diagnosed with autism. Cody tends to perseverant on things that are dangerous. He often verbalizes "glass is dangerous, it cuts your eye, call 211, go to the hospital". Cody also tends to stare off into space and is socially inappropriate. Cody had been placed in severely handicapped classrooms that consisted of children with severe cognitive and physical disabilities. Cody was provided with a one to one aide through BCR C. Currently, Cody is in ...
  • Plastic Products From Recycled Plastic
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    Plastics are durable, lightweight materials that were invented in 1909. They are normally made from oil and natural gas. Using plastics to replace packaging materials such as metal and glass has allowed manufacturers to make packages that are more efficient. For example to bottle eight gallons of a beverage would take only two pounds of plastic but would take three pounds of aluminum, eight pounds of steel and 27 pounds of glass. The light weight of plastic packaging helps reduce transportation ...
  • Plastic Grocery Bags
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    Plastic Not Paper Walking through the grocery store I always try to look for the best buy. I always buy what's on sale, I guess you could say I'm cheep. Then I get to the check out lane, preferably the one with fewer people. I empty my wallet and pay. Then I wait. I think it's going to happen but I am not sure. Then it does, the baggier says, 'Would you like paper or plastic?' I look that person right in the eye and I tell him, 'I want the one that's better for the environment, Iwant the one tha...
  • New Plywood Mills And Many People
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    Plywood Plywood is a sheet of wood that is made from smaller sheets of wood that are glued together. These sheets of wood are called veneers. Veneers are normally between 0.09 and 0.32 inches thick. The number of veneers in a sheet of plywood are usually an odd number. They are usually an odd number because they are glued together with the wood grain at ninety degree angles to make the plywood stronger. The two outside faces on a sheet of plywood are called faces. They are usually of a higher qu...
  • 1 2 Plastic Water
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    China Plastics Industry Market Report Prepared by: Ad sale Exhibition Services Ltd Date: October 23, 2004 PVC 5100 4006.5 2292.4 45.3 PS 1049.6 1009.2 1564.3 53.9 ABS 494.6 475.6 1790.1 21.4 Tota l 14444.7 13889.1 13071.2 158.4 Table 2: Apparent consumption of 5 major synthetic resin in China in 2003 Unit: ktonnesType Output Import Export Apparentconsumption Import / Apparentconsumption (%) PE 412.96 4690.1 25.9 8793.8 53.3 PP 426.82 2734.3 11.9 6990.6 39.1 PVC 400.65 2292.4 45.3 6253.6 36.7 PS ...
  • American Plastic Materials
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    American Plastic Plastic materials have become so numerous that you cannot go through a single day without touching something made of plastic. Toothbrushes, ballpoint pens, unbreakable dishes, cabinets and knobs for machines and appliances, light switches - all of these things and many more are made of plastic. It seems hard to believe that before 1869, there was no such thing as plastic. The first plastic, celluloid, was invented in 1869 by John Wesley Hyatt, (Meikle 5). A $10,000 prize had bee...
  • Use Of Credit Cards
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    The use of credit cards is much more dangerous than use of checks or cash. Paying with cash is very easy; for knowing how much money is available and how much can be spent makes it very hard to get into debt. When paying with a check the process is a bit trickier; the exact balance has to be kept on the account at all time. Knowing what this balance is and continuously replenishing it can be quite hard. Nevertheless, even with a check consumers can not get into a lot of trouble. If more money is...
  • Plastics Help
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    Plastics today play an important part in cutting-edge technologies such as the space program, bullet-proof vests and prosthetic limbs, as well as in everyday products such as beverage containers, medical devices and automobiles. Recycled plastics are used to make polymeric timbers for use in picnic tables, fences, and outdoor toys, thus saving natural lumber. Plastic from 2-liter bottles is even being spun into fiber for the production of carpet. They are such a valuable resource, that, as a soc...
  • Polymers In Plastics
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    PLASTICS Plastics are man-made materials that can be shaped into almost any form. They are one of the most useful materials ever created. Our homes, schools, and businesses are filled with plastic products. Imagine cars without synthetic bumpers, dashboards, steering wheels and switches; medicine without plastic hypodermic syringes and artificial hip joints. And what about telecommunications, dependent on plastic telephones, circuit boards and cable insulation. Our entertainment and leisure reli...
  • Very Prominent Form Of Plastic
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    Its Everywhere!! Everywhere you look, there it is. You simply cannot avoid it. What is it Plastic, of course. Have you heard the ads for cotton (Its the fabric of our lives) Plastic is comparatively important. Its is the backbone of our day to day existences. Think carefully, not one day goes by without the use of a plastic product. They are so mainstream that there may be times you do not even realize that you are using one. The very first man-made plastic was presented by one Alexander Parkes ...
  • Recyclable Plastics
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    How I Can Change My Environmental Health The most effective thing I can do for my environment is recycle. Anyone is capable of recycling. There are many recycling centers across the nation where people are able to take trash to be recycled. Some places might pay you a small amount for recycling trash. Unbroken glass containers can be recycled. Clear are the most valuable and lids can go with metal. Tableware, ceramics, windows, light bulbs, and mirrors are different types of glass that can be re...
  • Carbon And Hydrogen Atoms
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    There are many types of plastics. For example: Name Used for Polythene Plastic bags and bottles, dustbins, e cling film f Polystyrene Plastic cups, fats-food cartons, packaging foam Nylon Rope, bristle for brushes, tights, carpet Melamine Unbreakable f dishes and mugs, ashtrays Urea-formaldehyde Electric plugs and switches Phenol-formaldehyde Door handles, saucepan handles Plastics have these properties: 1) They are all carbon compounds. 2) Their molecules are long chains of atoms, made by joini...

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