Shoe Polish de Uling
A Science Investigatory Project Proposal
Presented to Science Department of
Paaralang Sekundarya ng Lucban
In Partial Fulfillment for the Requirement
In Research I
Jonabelle P. Esquieres
Shoe polish is a waxy paste, cream or liquid used to polish, shine, waterproof, and restore the appearance of leather shoes or boots thereby extending the footwear’s life. Shoe polishes have different colors like brown but the most common is the color black. Shoe polish is usually flammable, can be toxic, and if misused, it can stain skin.
The researcher think of an idea that can combine in his/her research, based on it’s characteristics that can be the main source or ingredients of shoe polish. Based on his/her study, he/she discovered the most common characteristic of shoe polish that can be found in a charcoal so the researcher made a shoe polish made from charcoal, because charcoal is dark grey or black color that is one of the characteristic of shoe polish.
Charcoal is usually produced by slow pyrolysis, the heating of wood or other substances in the absence of the oxygen. The resulting soft, brittle, lightweight, black, porous material resembles coal.
Background of the study
Now a days many brands of shoe polishes are too expensive that can’t afford by many users.
The researcher wanted to conduct a study to make shoe polish that are cheap, useful and can afford by many users.
Statement of the problem
This study will aim the effectiveness of shoe polish made from charcoal. Specifically, it will answer the following questions. 1.
What type of charcoal will be use to make shoe polish? 2.
What are the steps how to make shoe polish from charcoal/ 3.
What are the ingredients that will be use to make this research?
Significance of the study
The researcher looks...
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