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Detergent Detective

Investigate the properties of detergents, and why they're no good for the health of our streams. Links to stormwater education.

  • Why do we use detergents? Wash some dishes and find out!

  • Learn about what's in detergent, how is it related to freshwater animals and plants?

  • Discover how detergents change the surface tension of water

  • Best for years 3-6