Educated Earth // Videos - Tech & Gadgets - Purification Of Lead
User:
Pass:
Remember Me
Forgot Pass Register

Our educational work is entirely supported by people like you. Your donations directly add new exhibits and new features to the website, and even helps us open the Prehistoria Natural History Center!




eXTReMe Tracker

Videos / Tech & Gadgets / Purification Of Lead







Purification Of Lead
Loading the player...

Purification Of Lead
Before lead can be used in products, it must be processed through a smelting process to extract the sulfur. This film explains that process.


  • Currently 2.94/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 2.9 / 5 (823 votes)
Posted by Spock on May 10, 2011
Hits: 3880

More Videos

Measuring The Moon's Temperature
Measuring The Moon's Temperature
Type: Astronomy
Star Trek: The Captain's Summit
Star Trek: The Captain's Summit
Type: Science Fiction
NASA Time Lapse of Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill
NASA Time Lapse of Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill
Type: Earth Sciences
Your Digital Life After Your Real Death
Your Digital Life After Your Real Death
Type: Tech & Gadgets
A Jungle Search for Viruses
A Jungle Search for Viruses
Type: Biology & Medicine
The Greatest TED Talk Ever Sold
The Greatest TED Talk Ever Sold
Type: Humanity
An Economist's View On Saving The World
An Economist's View On Saving The World
Type: Making A Difference
Sking The Eiger Mountain
Sking The Eiger Mountain
Type: Earth Sciences
The Largest Black Holes in the Universe
The Largest Black Holes in the Universe
Type: Astronomy
Single Displacement Reaction
Single Displacement Reaction
Type: Physics & Chemistry
Science - Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow
Science - Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Peacock Spider Mating Behavior
Peacock Spider Mating Behavior
Type: Life On Earth
Honshu Tsunami Propagation
Honshu Tsunami Propagation
Type: Earth Sciences
Transforming Beer Can Robot
Transforming Beer Can Robot
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Manta Rays Feeding
Manta Rays Feeding
Type: Life on Earth

Comments

Posted by Tibor on May 10, 2011 at 5:03 pm
Cool! Just yesterday I recycled 83lbs. of lead!! Most people won't see that amount in a lifetime : )
Posted by nova on May 20, 2011 at 6:08 pm
Crazzy! How'd you ever accumulate that much?
Posted by Tibor on May 21, 2011 at 12:22 pm
Rip out from one house. Someone, somewhere, thought it to be a good idea to use lead for a shower pan liner! I made .30 cents per lb on that!
User: Pass: Remember Me

To comment on this item, please login or register.


Warning: Unknown: Your script possibly relies on a session side-effect which existed until PHP 4.2.3. Please be advised that the session extension does not consider global variables as a source of data, unless register_globals is enabled. You can disable this functionality and this warning by setting session.bug_compat_42 or session.bug_compat_warn to off, respectively in Unknown on line 0