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CLIP 2204

Filtering rubbish and debris from the River Thames

Filtering rubbish and debris from the River Thames
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Key Info
  • Filtering rubbish and debris from the River Thames
  • Duration: 00:47
  • The Driftwood II is a vessel which filters rubbish and debris floating on the surface of the River Thames. All sorts of rubbish is cleared from the river and filtered through the boat's basket which collects the waste. The huge basket is emptied several times a day.
  • Subject:

    Science

       Topic:

    Separating Mixtures of Materials

  • Keywords: filtering, basket, rubbish, debris, water, river
Ideas for use in class
  • The clip shows a practical example of filtering solids and liquids. It would be useful to play when learning about the separation of mixtures of materials.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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