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

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