chlorine dioxide


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chlorine dioxide

[′klȯr‚ēn dī′äk‚sīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
ClO2 A green gas used to bleach cellulose and to treat water.
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At midlatitudes, chlorine dioxide is so scarce it cannot be detected, says Ryan Sanders of the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Such a system provides a direct method of generating chlorine dioxide, which is a highly effective microbiocide - the chlorine dioxide molecule acts as a free radical.
Today, Selective Micro announced that the FDA has allowed the company to market its chlorine dioxide product as an antimicrobial agent in water to wash fruits and vegetables that are not raw agricultural commodities.
Sabre's process using chlorine dioxide permanently converts Chinese drywall to normal drywall.
was reduced below detection levels after the 500-ppm chlorine dioxide treatment.
To ensure a high degree of reliability, all components are manufactured from materials known to be resistant to concentrated solutions of chlorine dioxide.
It had damaged a pipe that was coming off that tank and the chlorine dioxide was being released via the damaged pipe.
Other products on the market include derivations of chlorine dioxide or bleach, but they are highly corrosive and carcinogenic, according to Mark Taggatz, President and CEO, eFoodSafety.
Tenders are invited for "operation & maintenance of chlorine dioxide generator with chemicals , spares, consumables & manpower for generating and dosing of chlorine dioxide at cwph forebay-1 daily at required quantity to maintain a residual level of 0.
The Company provides CDG Solution 3000(TM) storage-stable chlorine dioxide aqueous solution, for distributed applications.
APPLICATION: Although a hot acid stage reduced the AOX analyzed in the subsequent chlorine dioxide stage, it was not effective in reducing the total stable AOX in the bleaching sequence.