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Can Hydrogel Crystals be used as a Drug Delivery System?
Investigator should not ingest the crystals or drink the liquids associated with the activity. The crystals used in the project are extremely slippery when spilled. Never flush or pour these crystals down the drain, crystal swelling could possibly clog drainpipes. Leave to brew overnight. Also, care should be exercised when handling the hot water and the hot tea brew that will be used in this project.
The supervising adult should discuss the warnings and safety information with the child or children before commencing the activity.
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