KidzTube
Welcome
Login / Register

Why Do Clothes Shrink in the Wash?

Featured

Thanks! Share it with your friends!

URL

You disliked this video. Thanks for the feedback!

Sorry, only registred users can create playlists.
URL


 Chemistry   |   Science
 Find Related Videos  added
270 Views

Description

Knowing the do’s and don’ts of washing your clothes can be difficult, but chemistry has got your back. With a quick lesson in textile chemistry, you’ll be able to understand the different fabrics that make up your clothes. This week on Reactions, we’ll explore whether it’s safe to wash your favorite new shirt at home or if you really need to take it to the dry cleaner’s.

Subscribe! http://bit.ly/ACSReactions
Facebook! http://facebook.com/ACSReactions
Twitter! http://twitter.com/ACSReactions
Instagram! https://www.instagram.com/acsreactions/
Tumblr! http://acsreactions.tumblr.com/


You might also like:
How is Leather Made?
https://youtu.be/6Cn7QqdFIxc

Can Silver Nanoparticles Combat Your Stink?
https://youtu.be/3UcnYMFTzFQ

DIY Cleaning Hacks (Chemistry Life Hacks Vol. 6)
https://youtu.be/rM86Y810fTA

How Do Jeans Get Blue?
https://youtu.be/kiMBFKwnxzI

Does Febreze Really Work?
https://youtu.be/sNIIxzR-d_Q

Let's Settle This: How to Care for Cast-Iron
https://youtu.be/u1zKG0D7GKo


Credits:
Producer: Kirk Zameiroski
Writer: Kirk Zameiroski & Emma Hiolski
Scientific Consultants: Rick Sachleben, PhD Michelle Boucher, PhD Brianne Raccor, PhD
Executive Producer: Hilary Hudson

Music:
Sam Leopard - Je Trace Ma Route
Smidi - Cadillac Candy



Sources:
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/pdf/10.1002/14356007.a09_049
https://home.howstuffworks.com/dry-cleaning.htm/printable
https://www.webharvest.gov/peth04/20041022004143/http://www.ftc.gov/os/statutes/textile/alerts/dryclean.htm
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK464368/#p31-s1.2
https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/cen-09545-scitech2

Ever wonder why dogs sniff each others' butts? Or how Adderall works? Or whether it's OK to pee in the pool? We've got you covered: Reactions a web series about the chemistry that surrounds you every day.

Produced by the American Chemical Society. Join the American Chemical Society! http://bit.ly/Join_acsmembership

Post your comment

Comments

Be the first to comment






RSS