Common Name and Formula of Important Chemical Compounds

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Common Name and Formula of Important Chemical Compounds

Common Names Chemical Compounds Chemical Formula
Baking Powder Sodium Bicarbonate NaHCO3
Bleaching Powder Calcium Oxychloride CaOCL2
Blue Vitriol Copper Sulphate CuSO4.5H2O
Caustic Potash Potassium Hydroxide KOH
Caustic Soda Sodium Hydroxide NaOH
Chalk (Marble) Calcium Carbonate CaCo3
Chloroform Trichloro Methane CHCl3
Dry Ice Solid Carbondioxide CO2
Epsom Magnesium Sulphate MgSo4
Green Vitriol Ferrous Sulphate FeSo4
Gypsum Calcium Sulphate CaSo4
Heavy Water Deuterium Oxide D2O
Laughing Gas Nitrous Oxide N2O
Magnesia Magnesium Oxide MgO
Marsh Gas Methane CH4
Mohr’s Salt Ammonium Ferrous Sulphate FeSO4(NH4)2SO4.6H2O
Plaster of Paris Calcium Sulphate CaSO42H2O
Potash Alum Potassium Aluminium Sulphate KALSO4
Quick Lime Calcium Oxide CaO
Sand Silicon Oxide SiO2
Slaked Lime Calcium Hydroxide Ca(OH)2
Sugar Sucrose C12H22O11
T.N.T. Trinitrotoluene C7H5N3O6
Vermelium Mercuric Sulphide HgS
Vinegar Acetic Acid CH3COOH
Washing Soda Sodium Carbonate Na2CO3
White Vitriol Zinc Sulphate ZnSo4.7H2O


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