calcium hypochlorite


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calcium hypochlorite

[′kal·sē·əm hī·pō′klȯr‚īt]
(inorganic chemistry)
Ca(OCl)2·4H2O A white powder, used as a bleaching agent and disinfectant for swimming pools.
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After cooling, they were immersed in a solution of 150 g of calcium hypochlorite dissolved in 10 liters of water at 60[degrees]C for 40 minutes.
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Bioguard[R] has expanded its line of professional pool care products with the addition of the Calcium Hypochlorite Tablets to the ProGuard[TM] product line.
Chemical Formula: [C(OCI).sub.2] Calcium Hypochlorite
Many sprout farmers currently use calcium hypochlorite to eliminate bacteria from seeds, but organic farmers - who constitute about half the growers - resist this method, so Slade is researching alternative methods of treating seeds, such as thermal processing, electron-beam treatment, and disinfection with hydrogen peroxide or calcinated chloride.
Also known as calcium hypochlorite, it is used primarily in swimming pools.
Six tenders for the supply & erection of (a) three laser printers to print water invoices, (b) supply of inking devices and their refill, also other computer related requisites, (c) refill for the gas cylinders for the Central Water Laboratory, (d) supply of chlorine in powder form (calcium hypochlorite) for the company's branches, ((e) sand to use as filtration media at subordinated stations, also (f) chemicals for the waste water treatment stations.
Get three pails and fill one with warm, soapy water, one with clear water, and one with water mixed with calcium hypochlorite, NSN 6810-00-238-8115.