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

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