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welding in inert atmospheres.
stained glass windows
(rocket fuel)
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, mayo
5.6% of the earthՉ۪s crust. 3g in the body, mostly as hemoglobin. Used in steel.
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.
gas in liquid
essential component of bone, including teeth.
synthetic organic chemistry, and for making fire retardants
diamond, graphite, fullerenes (C60), carbon nanotubes.
lewis acid catalyst
Present in vitamin B12. Used in steel.
Ruby (contains Cr3+), Sapphire (Fe3+, Ti4+), Topaz(Fe3+)
Alloy in steel, oxygen transport in octopus
Used as a strengthening alloy in steel, plant growth
(used for making nuclear reactor fuel)
important reducing agent
X-rays and lead-acid batteries
electrical insulator
refrigerant fire extinguishing
ice cream
used in treating cancer
used in making fertilizer
used from chromatography media, and as a drying agent
Used in mining, and as poisons
washing soda
hall process
found naturally in the ground as a result of radioactive processes.
active ingredient in Chlorox
natural gas wells in Texas.
milk of magnesia
used in production of fertilizer, petrochemicals, dyes, detergents.
used in making glass, ceramics
used in aircraft
CCl4, CHCl3, CH2Cl2
baking soda
used in steel, foods, glucose utilization
(fertilizer) is a mixture of CaSO4 and Ca(H2PO4)2
white paint, also an important semiconductor, and as a photocatalyst
used as rocket fuel
Ca3(PO4)2 by heating with C and sand
soft drinks, detergents.
oxidant (bleach)
cryogenics, for blimps, for He-Ne lasers.
synthesis of pesticides, oil additives, flame retardants
ferromagnetic material used in tapes
used as lubricants and for waterproofing
excimer lasers (shortest wavelength commercially available lasers)
flux in solder
solid in gas(smoke) liquid in gas(fog)
alloy in steel
produced from SnO2 by reaction with C
ubiquitious in biology
poisonous gas used in organic chemistry
papermaker's alum
downs process
AlCl3 �6H2O
haber process
ulcanization of rubber
explosive and fertilizer

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