Results for: Carbon-paper

When was carbon paper invented?

Carbon paper is thin paper coated with a mixture of wax and pigment, that is used between two sheets of ordinary paper to make one or more copies of an original document.The e (MORE)

What is the pen and pencil carbon paper?

Carbon paper is, in general, a thin paper coated on one side with a mixture of a pigment (originally powdered carbon) and wax. Impressions on the uncoated side are transferred (MORE)

Can you use carbon paper on something edible?

The amount of ink that would go into the food is probably minimal, but it's probably best avoiding using carbon paper on foodstuffs - if the ink comes off it may dye the food (MORE)

What are the dangers of inhaling carbon paper powder?

I wish I knew the answer to this question. While serving in the Military, U.S. Air Force in the Philippine Islands in the 1950's, I had to separate paper from the carbon sheet (MORE)

Why was carbon paper invented?

Back in the old days before there were computers there had to be a way for letters and other business correspondence to be saved. Rather than type the letter several times, it (MORE)
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Is it bad to burn carbon paper?

Burning carbon paper, or any paper for that matter, is bad for the  environment. Also, for health reasons, people should not be  breathing in burning paper.

What is the answer to 20c plus 5 equals 5c plus 65?

20c + 5 = 5c + 65 Divide through by 5: 4c + 1 = c + 13 Subtract c from both sides: 3c + 1 = 13 Subtract 1 from both sides: 3c = 12 Divide both sides by 3: c = 4
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