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Dublin Institute of Technology

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Students have been involved in several chemistry research projects with communities: breath and urine testing for alcohol with the Garda Road Safety Unit; a long-term study of soil Quality for a Grangegorman Community Garden; and work placements with Wells for Zoe, a charity based in Malawi, including soil and water testing, and development of teaching materials for science.

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2012

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service learning, community based learning, research, science shop, DIT, chemical science, schools, Synge Street, presentations

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Community Based Research by Applying Chemistry

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