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Substance that stoichiometrically limits the amount of product(s) that can be formed.

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Disproportionation Reactions

Redox reactions in which the oxidizing agent and the reducing agent are the same species.

Dermal toxicity

Adverse health effects resulting from skin exposure ot a substance.

Why do copper products change color, and what is the name of the process?

Probably, every person wants to know, why over time the copper turns green and becomes bloomed. This is easy to explain: that film is called patina.

Moderator

A substance such as hydrogen, deuterium, oxygen or paraffin capable of slowing fast nuetrons upon collision.

Phase Diagram

Diagram that shows equilibrium temperature-pressure relationships for different phases of a substance.

Enthalpy

The heat content of a specific amount of substance, defined as E= PV.

Equivalence Point

The point at which chemically equivalent amounts of reactants have reacted.

Neutron

A neutral subatomic particle having a mass of 1.0087 amu.

Hydrolysis Constant

An equilibrium constant for a hydrolysis reaction.

Phosphoric Acid

H3P04, Colorless liquid or rhombic crystals, decomposes before it will boil. Used mostly in the metal etchant. Used in cleaning operations to remove encrusted surface matter and mineral scale found on metal equipment such as boilers and steam producing equipment. Also used to brighten metals and remove rust.