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

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