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I would bet China. Almost nothing is made in America due to extensive regulations and taxes that create massive incentives to not hire people to make things in that region. This, of course, harms the would be employees and is a critical reason for our current financial crisis. Follow the link below to Alibaba and you would see highlighters are made in China.

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They are just the same as any other felt tipped pen but they use transparent, brightly colored ink.

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When were highlighters made?

Highlighters were invented in 1962 Japan by Yukio Horie - Chow

In Mimi's desk drawer there are 7 yellow highlighters. There are 2 more pink highlighters than yellow highlighters and there are 11 more blue highlighters than pink highlighters. How many highlighters?

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neon's a poisonous gas, so no.

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Factory Made - 2008 Quarters Aquariums Limestone and Highlighters 2-5 was released on: USA: 28 January 2010

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No, if you eat highlighters it should have no effect on your dog. However, if your dog ate highlighters you might want to take him to a vet.

Why do highlighters glow?

Highlighters glow because of the phosphors that the black light contain and because of its chemicals in it.

What are the release dates for Highlighters - 2013?

Highlighters - 2013 was released on: USA: 23 December 2013 (internet)

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The cast of Highlighters - 2013 includes: Anna Brodd as Jennifer Patrick Saxe as Nick