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What is flushable?

Jars with water and different types of paper

To flush or not to flush, that is the question…

What do you think are things that can be flushed down the toilet and why? With this activity we would like to investigate with you the things that should and definitely shouldn’t be flushed. Think about the 3 P’s: paper, pee and poo, right? Well, yes. But it has to be the paper! Let’s investigate the different types of paper.

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Hayley Bates
Article author: Hayley Bates
National Certifications Coordinator

This passionate mathematician and former science teacher will inspire you with her enthusiasm for inquiry-based learning and her determination to provide high-quality hands-on and fun professional development.

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