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

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