# Industrial Knowledge of Acids and Bases

##### This Industrial Knowledge of Acids and Bases lesson plan also includes:

Over a 10-year period, EPA regulations cost businesses less than $30 billion, while businesses saved over$82 billion. Scholars experiment with acids and bases to better understand the pH scale. Then they debate environmental regulation and the impact on businesses and communities.

##### Instructional Ideas

• Test soap and essential oils and discuss the efficiency of both as cleaners
##### Classroom Considerations

• Assumes prior knowledge of the structure of matter, bonding, and types of chemical reactions
• Be aware of any allergies and use gloves when handling food and chemicals
##### Pros

• Provides lecture notes in both English and Spanish
• Includes a multiple-choice assessment

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