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From Drain to Sea

Added: 03 Feb 2021 Contributor: Irish Water Resource type: Simulation

Wastewater from your home comes from human waste, soaps and detergents. It goes through many stages before it is clean and safe to discharge into the sea, rivers or lakes. Use the Irish Water interactive poster to learn about the stages.

How it maps to the curriculum


Strand: 2. Earth and Space

Strand unit: 5. Cycling of Matter: Carbon & Water


Strand: 9. Environmental Chemistry – Water

Strand unit: 3. Water Treatment

SESE Science

Strand: Environ. Awareness & Care

Strand unit: Environmental awareness

SESE Geography

Strand: Environ. Awareness & Care

Strand unit: Environmental awareness

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  • Language: English
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