- Name: Using resources
- Code: C.4.10.UR.1
- Specification Reference: 18.104.22.168
- Keywords: Renewable, non-renewable, fossil fuels
- Objectives: Define the terms: finite and renewable. To recall natural produts which are being replaced by synthetic products. To describe green methods of extracting metals. To evaluate the methods of extracting metals. To describe ways in which the use of resources are being reduced.
- Competency: Explain the differences between the two terms using suitable examples.
- Proficiency: describe the processes of • phytomining • bioleaching.
- Mastery: Evaluate the impacts and benefits of biological methods of extracting metal.