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used in steel, foods, glucose utilization
alloy in steel
milk, mayo
AlCl3 �6H2O
X-rays and lead-acid batteries
used in production of fertilizer, petrochemicals, dyes, detergents.
synthetic organic chemistry, and for making fire retardants
oxidant (bleach)
used in aircraft
soft drinks, detergents.
excimer lasers (shortest wavelength commercially available lasers)
Ruby (contains Cr3+), Sapphire (Fe3+, Ti4+), Topaz(Fe3+)
used in making fertilizer
flux in solder
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
electrical insulator
ubiquitious in biology
Alloy in steel, oxygen transport in octopus
refrigerant fire extinguishing
used in making glass, ceramics
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
important reducing agent
milk of magnesia
stained glass windows
explosive and fertilizer
active ingredient in Chlorox
oxidant, used as a catalyst in H2SO4 production.
poisonous gas used in organic chemistry
natural gas wells in Texas.
Used in mining, and as poisons
used from chromatography media, and as a drying agent
white paint, also an important semiconductor, and as a photocatalyst
produced from SnO2 by reaction with C
used as rocket fuel
Used as a strengthening alloy in steel, plant growth
Present in vitamin B12. Used in steel.
papermaker's alum
(rocket fuel)
downs process
ferromagnetic material used in tapes
welding in inert atmospheres.
(used for making nuclear reactor fuel)
found naturally in the ground as a result of radioactive processes.
(fertilizer) is a mixture of CaSO4 and Ca(H2PO4)2
ulcanization of rubber
lewis acid catalyst
haber process
used in treating cancer
ice cream
baking soda
washing soda
5.6% of the earth’s crust. 3g in the body, mostly as hemoglobin. Used in steel.
synthesis of pesticides, oil additives, flame retardants
essential component of bone, including teeth.
hall process
gas in liquid
solid in gas(smoke) liquid in gas(fog)
used as lubricants and for waterproofing
CCl4, CHCl3, CH2Cl2
diamond, graphite, fullerenes (C60), carbon nanotubes.
cryogenics, for blimps, for He-Ne lasers.

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