Asked in Organic Chemistry
Will styrofoam put on acetone harden when you put it away from acetone?
Acetone will not make Styrofoam hard. Putting Styrofoam in acetone will dissolve how to do it is easy. Place a bit of acetone into a bowl then put in the Styrofoam in the bowl and it will dissolve away. ...
Asked in DIY Projects, Model Making
How do you make an Egyptian pyramid out of styrofoam?
You will need : 1- to 2-inch-thick Styrofoam sheets Paring knife Styrofoam cutting tool Toothpicks Sheet of foam core Figurines Sand Glue for Styrofoam Dowel ...
How do you create static electricity with wool and styrofoam?
You can make some static electricity by rubbing wool or styrofoam against your head ...
Asked in Brain Teasers and Logic Puzzles
Why is it impossible to drink from a Styrofoam cup?
Drinking from a Styrofoam cup is impossible because they do not exist. You might think I'm crazy by saying that but they don't. Styrofoam is a brand name made by the DOW company. Styrofoam does not make any products in the food business. They make crafts products, packaging, etc. To be proper when refering to a foam cup, call it a polystyrene cup. ...
Asked in Global Warming, Energy
How much energy does it take to make styrofoam?
200,000 joules of heat are needed to produce a single styrofoam cup. In order to simulate the waste of a styrofoam cup, its ceramic counterpart would have to be used 70 times or washed over a thousand times to offset the loss of heat in one styrofoam cup. ...
Asked in Glue and Adhesives
How do you make a styrofoam as an alternative scented glue?
Styrofoam extruded polystyrene(EPS),was invented in 1941 for the Dow building solutions company by chemist Ray McIntyre. ...