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

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