Published Online: 19 SEP 2003
Copyright © 2001 by John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology
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Shia, G. 2003. Fluorine. Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology. .
- Published Online: 19 SEP 2003
Fluorine, the most electronegative element and the strongest known oxidizer, is found in many products that touch our daily lives. the chemical and physical properties of this gas are reviewed. Manufacturing, major applications, and safe handling and use are also discussed.
- safety and handling;
- electrochemical cells