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

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