Loading...

Better Living Through Chemistry (A Chemistry Project)

443 views

Loading...

Loading...

Transcript

The interactive transcript could not be loaded.

Loading...

Loading...

Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Published on Mar 26, 2010

Made for my Chemistry Class, still I hope you guys like it!
Note: Had to cut for time. Sorry if it seems choppy at times.


Quick info this video includes:

1. sodium laureth sulfate-
Chemical Formula: CH3(CH2)10CH2(OCH2CH2)nOSO3Na
Has a foaming quality to it. Giving it a better distribution when washing the hair. It looks like a light yellow-y liquid. W/ melting point -2 C; boiling point 100 C
HAZARDS: Eye/Skin irritation.

2. zinc carbonate-
Chemical Formula: ZnCO3
Some things related to zinc carbonate can irritate the respiratory system.
HAZARDS: Include, Dry throat, cough and chest discomfort. And sometimes if consumed vomiting.

3. glycol distearate-
Chemical Formula: C38H74O4
It counts as a thickening agent. Its appearance is a pale yellow waxy flake. With a melting point of 65 - 73 C. With no boiling point. HAZARDS: N/a

4. magnesium sulfate-
Chemical Formula: MgSO4
Absorb through skin and can reduce inflammation. Its also in making Tofu! OMG!?!?! HAZARDS: None!

5. sodium lauryl sulfate-
Chemical Formula: CH3(CH2)11OSO3Na
Useful in most cleaners/detergents, its a wetting agent in textiles. Sometimes used in toothpaste and cosmetic items! Its features are that it looks like a white powder a melting point of 204 - 207 C and boiling point, N/A HAZARDS: some what irritation.

6. sodium chloride-
Chemical Formula: NaCl
Used in fire extinguishers, to destroy combustible metal fires. They also have a waterproofing. Its like a white crystal and has a melting point of 801C and boiling point of 1413C. HAZARD: N/a

  • Category

  • License

    • Standard YouTube License
Comments are disabled for this video.
When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next.

Up next


to add this to Watch Later

Add to

Loading playlists...