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Synthesis of Nitrocellulose

Introduction

Nitrocellulose is a highly flammable polymer made from Cellulose. Burning small quantities of it makes a very entertaining flash. It is also relatively safe to burn, as you will see, making it a great compound for demonstrations or just to amaze someone. 1,263 more words

Chemistry Experiments

Investigation Underway After Vacuum Truck Explodes in Santa Paula Area

Authorities on Wednesday continued to investigate the cause of a vacuum truck explosion that occurred Tuesday morning at a wastewater disposal facility in the Santa Paula area. 442 more words

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On sulfuric acid, designer gowns, Harry Belafonte and crime

Brother Greenfield skewers the glitterati in a post¬†dripping with sulfuric acid entitled,¬†Can Tina Brown Make Reform Sexy?* You should read it. If nothing else, take a look at the comments from those who are… 189 more words

Spectrophotometry Method To Determine Calcium ion Concentration in Food Samples

Apparatus

Spectrophotometer

Centrifuge

Pipets, beakers and other glassware necessary for such an experiment.

Reagents

Calcium nitrate

Sodium rhodizonate

Sulfuric acid, 6 M,

Sodium phosphate, tribasic… 117 more words

Food Science

Hazmat situation reported in Tooele County

TOOELE COUNTY, Utah — Tooele County emergency crews have responded to a hazmat situation on a frontage road near Interstate 80 at mile marker 70, officials said Saturday morning. 106 more words

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