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In chemistry, an alcohol is any organic compound in which the hydroxyl functional group (–OH) is bound to a carbon.
The Appel reaction is an organic reaction that converts an alcohol into an alkyl chloride using triphenylphosphine and carbon tetrachloride.
An atom is the smallest constituent unit of ordinary matter that has the properties of a chemical element.
Benzene is an important organic chemical compound with the chemical formula C6H6.
Brass is a metallic alloy that is made of copper and zinc.
Cancer is a group of diseases involving abnormal cell growth with the potential to invade or spread to other parts of the body.
Carbon (from carbo "coal") is a chemical element with symbol C and atomic number 6.
Carbon disulfide is a colorless volatile liquid with the formula CS2.
Carbon tetraiodide is a tetrahalomethane with the molecular formula CI4.
The central nervous system (CNS) is the part of the nervous system consisting of the brain and spinal cord.
A chemical formula is a way of presenting information about the chemical proportions of atoms that constitute a particular chemical compound or molecule, using chemical element symbols, numbers, and sometimes also other symbols, such as parentheses, dashes, brackets, commas and plus (+) and minus (−) signs.
Chlorine is a chemical element with symbol Cl and atomic number 17.
Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) are fully halogenated paraffin hydrocarbons that contain only carbon (С), chlorine (Cl), and fluorine (F), produced as volatile derivative of methane, ethane, and propane.
Chloroform, or trichloromethane, is an organic compound with formula CHCl3.
Chloromethane, also called methyl chloride, Refrigerant-40, R-40 or HCC 40, is a chemical compound of the group of organic compounds called haloalkanes.
Cleaning agents are substances (usually liquids, powders, sprays, or granules) used to remove dirt, including dust, stains, bad smells, and clutter on surfaces.
Coma is a state of unconsciousness in which a person cannot be awaken; fails to respond normally to painful stimuli, light, or sound; lacks a normal wake-sleep cycle; and does not initiate voluntary actions.
Flammable materials are those that ignite more easily than other materials, whereas those that are harder to ignite or burn less vigorously are combustible.
Commercial cleaning is a broad term predominantly used by cleaning companies who earn an income by being contracted by individuals, businesses, or corporations to carry out cleaning jobs in a variety of premises.
A covalent bond, also called a molecular bond, is a chemical bond that involves the sharing of electron pairs between atoms.
Death is the cessation of all biological functions that sustain a living organism.
A dense non-aqueous phase liquid or DNAPL is a denser-than-water NAPL, i.e. a liquid that is both denser than water and is immiscible in or does not dissolve in water.
A depressant, or central depressant, is a drug that lowers neurotransmission levels, which is to depress or reduce arousal or stimulation, in various areas of the brain.
Deuterated solvents are a group of compounds where one or more hydrogen atoms are substituted by deuterium atoms.
Dichlorodifluoromethane (R-12) is a colorless gas usually sold under the brand name Freon-12, and a chlorofluorocarbon halomethane (CFC) used as a refrigerant and aerosol spray propellant.
Methylene dichloride (DCM, or methylene chloride, or dichloromethane) is a geminal organic compound with the formula CH2Cl2.
Dissociatives are a class of hallucinogen, which distort perceptions of sight and sound and produce feelings of detachment – dissociation – from the environment and self.
Disulfur dichloride is the chemical compound of sulfur and chlorine with the formula S2Cl2.
Dry cleaning is any cleaning process for clothing and textiles using a chemical solvent other than water.
Ethers are a class of organic compounds that contain an ether group—an oxygen atom connected to two alkyl or aryl groups.
A fire extinguisher is an active fire protection device used to extinguish or control small fires, often in emergency situations.
Formic acid, systematically named methanoic acid, is the simplest carboxylic acid.
A free-radical reaction is any chemical reaction involving free radicals.
Gaseous fire suppression is a term to describe the use of inert gases and chemical agents to extinguish a fire.
Germanium tetrachloride is a colourless, fuming liquid with a peculiar, acidic odour.
A greenhouse gas is a gas in an atmosphere that absorbs and emits radiant energy within the thermal infrared range.
The halogens are a group in the periodic table consisting of five chemically related elements: fluorine (F), chlorine (Cl), bromine (Br), iodine (I), and astatine (At).
Halogenation is a chemical reaction that involves the addition of one or more halogens to a compound or material.
Halomethane compounds are derivatives of methane (CH4) with one or more of the hydrogen atoms replaced with halogen atoms (F, Cl, Br, or I).
Prof Henri Victor Regnault FRS HFRSE (21 July 1810 – 19 January 1878) was a French chemist and physicist best known for his careful measurements of the thermal properties of gases.
Hepatotoxicity (from hepatic toxicity) implies chemical-driven liver damage.
Hexachloroethane, also known as perchloroethane (PCA), C2Cl6, is a white crystalline solid at room temperature with a camphor-like odor.
Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) is the technology of indoor and vehicular environmental comfort.
The compound hydrogen chloride has the chemical formula and as such is a hydrogen halide.
Infrared spectroscopy (IR spectroscopy or vibrational spectroscopy) involves the interaction of infrared radiation with matter.
Inhalants are a broad range of household and industrial chemicals whose volatile vapors or pressurized gases are concentrated and breathed in via the nose or mouth to produce intoxication (called "getting high" in slang), in a manner not intended by the manufacturer.
Iodine is a chemical element with symbol I and atomic number 53.
In chemical nomenclature, the IUPAC nomenclature of inorganic chemistry is a systematic method of naming inorganic chemical compounds, as recommended by the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC).
The lattice constant, or lattice parameter, refers to the physical dimension of unit cells in a crystal lattice.
A lava lamp (or Astro lamp) is a decorative novelty item, invented in 1963 by British accountant Edward Craven Walker, the founder of the British lighting company Mathmos.
Lead tetrachloride, also known as lead(IV) chloride, has the molecular formula PbCl4.
Methane is a chemical compound with the chemical formula (one atom of carbon and four atoms of hydrogen).
Michigan State University (MSU) is a public research university in East Lansing, Michigan, United States.
A molecule is an electrically neutral group of two or more atoms held together by chemical bonds.
In crystallography, the monoclinic crystal system is one of the 7 crystal systems.
The Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer (a protocol to the Vienna Convention for the Protection of the Ozone Layer) is an international treaty designed to protect the ozone layer by phasing out the production of numerous substances that are responsible for ozone depletion.
N-Bromosuccinimide or NBS is a chemical reagent used in radical substitution, electrophilic addition, and electrophilic substitution reactions in organic chemistry.
Naphtha is a flammable liquid hydrocarbon mixture.
Nephrotoxicity is toxicity in the kidneys.
A neutrino (denoted by the Greek letter ν) is a fermion (an elementary particle with half-integer spin) that interacts only via the weak subatomic force and gravity.
Nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy, most commonly known as NMR spectroscopy or magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS), is a spectroscopic technique to observe local magnetic fields around atomic nuclei.
Organic chemistry is a chemistry subdiscipline involving the scientific study of the structure, properties, and reactions of organic compounds and organic materials, i.e., matter in its various forms that contain carbon atoms.
In chemistry, an organic compound is generally any chemical compound that contains carbon.
Ozone depletion describes two related events observed since the late 1970s: a steady lowering of about four percent in the total amount of ozone in Earth's atmosphere(the ozone layer), and a much larger springtime decrease in stratospheric ozone around Earth's polar regions.
Phosgene is the chemical compound with the formula COCl2.
In materials science, polymorphism is the ability of a solid material to exist in more than one form or crystal structure.
A refrigerant is a substance or mixture, usually a fluid, used in a heat pump and refrigeration cycle.
Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) is a European Union regulation dating from 18 December 2006.
A safety data sheet (SDS), material safety data sheet (MSDS), or product safety data sheet (PSDS) is an important component of product stewardship, occupational safety and health, and spill-handling procedures.
Silicon tetrachloride or tetrachlorosilane is the inorganic compound with the formula SiCl4.
Solder (or in North America) is a fusible metal alloy used to create a permanent bond between metal workpieces.
A solvent (from the Latin solvō, "loosen, untie, solve") is a substance that dissolves a solute (a chemically distinct liquid, solid or gas), resulting in a solution.
Stamp collecting is the collecting of postage stamps and related objects.
Tetrabromomethane, CBr4, also known as carbon tetrabromide, is a carbon bromide.
Tetrachloroethylene, also known under the systematic name tetrachloroethene, or perchloroethylene ("perc" or "PERC"), and many other names, is a chlorocarbon with the formula Cl2C.
Tetrafluoromethane, also known as carbon tetrafluoride, is the simplest fluorocarbon (CF4).
In geometry, a tetrahedron (plural: tetrahedra or tetrahedrons), also known as a triangular pyramid, is a polyhedron composed of four triangular faces, six straight edges, and four vertex corners.
Tin(IV) chloride, also known as tin tetrachloride or stannic chloride, is an inorganic compound with the formula SnCl4.
Trichlorofluoromethane, also called freon-11, CFC-11, or R-11, is a chlorofluorocarbon.
In physics a vapor (American) or vapour (British and Canadian) is a substance in the gas phase at a temperature lower than its critical temperature,R.
In chemistry and physics, volatility is quantified by the tendency of a substance to vaporize.
A watermark is an identifying image or pattern in paper that appears as various shades of lightness/darkness when viewed by transmitted light (or when viewed by reflected light, atop a dark background), caused by thickness or density variations in the paper.
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