Friday, July 31, 2015

Chemical source in household products / materials

Alkaline Chemical Source in household products

1. Toothpaste - Natrium Floride (PH 8)
2. Baking Soda (PH 8)
3. Clorox - Natrium Chloride (PH 11 to 12)
4. Detergent
5. Soap
6. Epsom Salt (Magnesium Sulfate)
7. Table Salt
8. Potassium - Organic source of potassium can be found in turmeric
9. Cement - calcium hydroxide (PH 12 to 13)

* Sulfate is salt or ester of sulfuric acid
* Salt - can store / escalate heat and cold
* Salt - is good electrolyte to chemical reaction i.e. Aluminum carbon battery with salt electrolyte

Acid Chemical source in household products

1. Vinegar - acetic acid (PH 5)
2. Lime, Lemon, Apple, Oranges - citric acid
3. Apple cider - citric acid (PH 5)
4. Sulfuric acid - car battery (beware very corrosive and dangerous acid)
5. Hydrochloric acid - Drain cleaner (beware corrosive and hazardous acid)
6. Pineapples - citric acid

Hydrogen Chemical source in household Products

1. Hydrogen peroxide - (beware high saturation of hydrogen is corrosive and dangerous)

Carbon source in household product / material

1. Charcoal
2. Graphite - pencils

Aluminum source in household product / material

1. Soft drinks can - Coca cola, mountain dew, 100 plus, etc
2. Aluminum foil

Sulfur source in household items/products

1. Matches stick
2. Fireworks
3. Medicine
4. Fertilizer

Phosphorus source in household items/products

1. Matches stick
2. Baking Powder (Calcium Phosphate)
3. Fireworks
4. Fertilizer

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