14 Harmful Cleaning Chemicals – Compounds – Side Effects

Harmful chemicals compound, many of them is used in household cleaners product. Nowadays, it is common for many people to use factory-made cleaners in their household. Because of its practicality, we use it to clean our house. Those cleaners are made from chemical compounds that some of you might have guessed it, has a potential […]

14 Common Chemicals Used at Home – Compounds – Functions

Chemical compounds is a chemical formula created by combining two or more chemical elements. Chemical compounds can be found everywhere including in household. Many household product is made or composed by some chemical compounds. Here some chemical compounds that common in household. you may also read: List of Chemicals List of Organic Chemicals Sodium Hypochlorite […]

18 Fireworks Elements – Compounds – Reactions

Have you ever look at the night sky and find yourself immersed in the beauty of fireworks? It always looks so graceful, with the beautiful color explosion, and those majestic sounds that becoming more and more familiar every time we are going through a new year or any special occasion. We often are willing to […]

10 Sodium Uses in Human Body – Compounds and Deficiency

Sodium is one of chemical element with the atomic number 11. It is a soft and reactive metal. Being in group 1 of the periodic table, sodium is an alkali metal. It is 6th most abundance element in earth and exist in various minerals like sodalite, salt (NaCl), and also feldspar. This element was first […]

10 Chemicals Used in Organic Farming – Formula – Functions

Are you familiar with organic farming? Organic farming is the alternative to the agricultural system since 20th century. Organic farming is usually associated with the use of fertilizers from an organic origin, such as compost, green manure, bone meal, and so on. In details, organic farming is a system of agricultural production that does not use genetically […]

11 List of Food Preservatives – Types and Examples

Food additives are ingredients used to improve and increase the usefulness of food. These food additives are deliberately given for certain purposes such as to improve consistency, nutritional value, taste, control of acidity or alkalinity, establish the shape, and others. Nevertheless there are some food additives that are toxic or may endanger public health if […]

6 Sulphur Dioxide Uses – Chemical Formula – Effects

Not every gas in the atmosphere are safe for us human. We all know that. Different kinds of gas could lead to different effects, be it good or bad. There are certain gas that is good for us and environment, such as Oxygen (O2). And there are also another type of gas that is harmful […]

7 Helium Uses in Medicine – Properties – Medical Fields

For some of you, we believe you have already known this second ‘noble gas’ called helium. If you don’t know it yet, basically it is a chemical element located right after the hydrogen in the periodic table. It has two isotope, which is Helium-3 (with 1 neutron) and Helium-4 (with two neutrons). This gas is […]

17 List of Organic Chemicals – General Structures – Functions

Organic chemistry is one of the fields of chemistry that studies about the structure, properties, and composition of a compound. Organic chemistry is also often referred as carbonyl chemistry, because the elements that are studied in organic chemistry are elements containing carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, usually with the addition of nitrogen, sulfur, and phosphorus. Each organic […]

7 Sodium Sulfate Functions in Daily Life – Formula – Uses

Sodium sulfate is one of the most used chemical compounds in many fields since the 17th century when it is discovered. You must be glad Johann Glauber discovered it. The first reason is because by using this sal mirabilis as Glauber named it, we can make a powdered detergent. We can wipe out the dirty things or stains […]