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

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