Lesson Title: 

Turn Pineapple Into an "Absorptive and Moist Sheet for a Medical Device"

This article from Manager Online discusses the usage of the cellulose sheet produced by a bacteria A. xylinum. A Thai pharmacist successfully used this bacterium, found in pineapple juice, to create an award winning multi-purpose cellulose sheet to use in cosmetic and medical industries in Thailand.

Language: 

  • Thai

Topic: 

  • Science/Technology

ILR Level: 

  • 2+/3

ACTFL Proficiency: 

  • Superior, Advanced-High
  • This ACTFL rating is an approximation based on the ILR level

Modality: 

  • Reading

Learning Objective: 

  • Maintenance & Improvement

Subject Area: 

  • Language

Material Type: 

  • Learning Object

Publication Year: 

2006

ObjectID: 

THAI_9805

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