Museum of Science and Industry


Make Recycled Paper

Step 4 of 9: Tear the paper and blend

Key Terms Defined


Slurry
A pulpy mixture of paper pieces and water

Tear three sheets of white paper and one sheet of colored paper into one-inch pieces and place in a blender. Fill the blender halfway with warm water. Blend to create a pulpy mixture called slurry.


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    Daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Open daily except Thanksgiving and Christmas
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Museum of Science+Industry
5700 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637
1 (773) 684-1414
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