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ferromagnetic material used in tapes
used in steel, foods, glucose utilization
papermaker's alum
active ingredient in Chlorox
used in making fertilizer
Present in vitamin B12. Used in steel.
baking soda
alloy in steel
used in treating cancer
ulcanization of rubber
ubiquitious in biology
used in production of fertilizer, petrochemicals, dyes, detergents.
downs process
gas in liquid
refrigerant fire extinguishing
CCl4, CHCl3, CH2Cl2
AlCl3 �6H2O
(rocket fuel)
Ca3(PO4)2 by heating with C and sand
oxidant (bleach)
important reducing agent
used in making glass, ceramics
Used as a strengthening alloy in steel, plant growth
cryogenics, for blimps, for He-Ne lasers.
(used for making nuclear reactor fuel)
hall process
used as rocket fuel
milk of magnesia
produced from SnO2 by reaction with C
haber process
white paint, also an important semiconductor, and as a photocatalyst
stained glass windows
excimer lasers (shortest wavelength commercially available lasers)
lewis acid catalyst
Ruby (contains Cr3+), Sapphire (Fe3+, Ti4+), Topaz(Fe3+)
similar to graphite, but does not conduct. There are also diamond and nanotube forms, similar to carbon
ice cream
synthetic organic chemistry, and for making fire retardants
Used in mining, and as poisons
(fertilizer) is a mixture of CaSO4 and Ca(H2PO4)2
synthesis of pesticides, oil additives, flame retardants
milk, mayo
explosive and fertilizer
soft drinks, detergents.
found naturally in the ground as a result of radioactive processes.
used in aircraft
essential component of bone, including teeth.
electrical insulator
welding in inert atmospheres.
flux in solder
Alloy in steel, oxygen transport in octopus
solid in gas(smoke) liquid in gas(fog)
poisonous gas used in organic chemistry
diamond, graphite, fullerenes (C60), carbon nanotubes.
used as lubricants and for waterproofing
used from chromatography media, and as a drying agent
washing soda
chemistry is similar to Al, with +3 oxidation number. Not useful as a metal because it reacts with water. However it is used as an alloy to strengthen Al
natural gas wells in Texas.
oxidant, used as a catalyst in H2SO4 production.
5.6% of the earth’s crust. 3g in the body, mostly as hemoglobin. Used in steel.
X-rays and lead-acid batteries

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