Wednesday, December 8, 2010

Chemistry is Everywhere

Here is my list of ionic compounds I found in everyday items. Enjoy...

1. magnesium oxide
          Clif Bar

2. potassium iodide
          Clif Bar

3. chromium chloride
          chromium (II) chloride: CrCl2
          chromium (III) chloride: CrCl3
          Clif Bar

4. sodium hypochlorite
          Clorox Clean-Up with bleach

5. manganese sulfate
          manganese (II) sulfate: MnSO4
          manganese (III) sulfate: Mn2(SO4)3
          Glucosamine Medicine, Triple Strength

6. sodium chloride
          Opti-free Replenish Contact Solution

7. sodium hydroxide
          Clean & Clear: Morning Burst Facial Cleanser

8. potassium carbonate
          Maruchan Instant Lunch Ramen Noodles (Chicken Flavor)

9. sodium carbonate
          Maruchan Instant Lunch Ramen Noodles (Chicken Flavor)

10. sodium phosphate
          Maruchan Instant Lunch Ramen Noodles (Chicken Flavor)

11. calcium carbonate
          Swiss Miss Hot Cocoa Mix

12. calcium sulfate
          Friendly Farms-Light Sour Cream

13. calcium chloride
          Vlasic Kosher Dill Pickles

14. potassium chloride
          Campbell's Tomato Soup

15. zinc oxide
          Mary Kay-Timewise Moisturizer

16. sodium fluoride
          Crest Toothpaste

17. ammonium chloride
          Caress-Body Wash

18. magnesium phosphate
          Flintstones Complete Multimineral Supplement Vitamins

19. phosphoric acid
          Diet Coke

20. sodium bicarbonate
          Arm & Hammer-Baking Soda