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

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