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synonyms for formaldehyde

  • vinegar
  • alcohol
  • chemical
  • salt
  • saltpeter
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How to use formaldehyde in a sentence

An aged mobile home can be rife with toxic VOCs, including formaldehyde.
EXTREME HEAT IS KILLING PEOPLE IN ARIZONA’S MOBILE HOMESKAREN PETERSONJULY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
This material contains chemicals including formaldehyde, which has been shown to significantly worsen indoor air quality.
WILDFIRES ARE GETTING WORSE, SO WHY IS THE U.S. STILL BUILDING HOMES WITH WOOD?ALANA SEMUELSJUNE 2, 2021TIME
They transcend the cutting of flesh under the stench of formaldehyde.
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The setup also breaks down the asthma-inducing formaldehyde that seeps out of some building materials and cleaning products.
THE 8 MOST HELPFUL NEW HOME PRODUCTS OF 2020BY SANDRA GUTIERREZ G. AND JOHN KENNEDYDECEMBER 3, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Of the former, salt and sugar are examples; of the latter, formaldehyde and possibly benzoic acid.
A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
The substances commonly used are carbolic acid, formalin or formaldehyde, lysol, and bichloride of mercury.
A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
Formaldehyde, boric acid or salicylic acid may be added to preserve the milk.
DETECTION OF THE COMMON FOOD ADULTERANTSEDWIN M. BRUCE
A violet coloration at the union of the two liquids indicates the presence of formaldehyde.
DETECTION OF THE COMMON FOOD ADULTERANTSEDWIN M. BRUCE
If formaldehyde is present there will be a crimson zone at the plane of union of the solutions.
DETECTION OF THE COMMON FOOD ADULTERANTSEDWIN M. BRUCE
The presence of formaldehyde proves that methyl alcohol was in the original extract.
DETECTION OF THE COMMON FOOD ADULTERANTSEDWIN M. BRUCE
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WORDS RELATED TO FORMALDEHYDE

  • alcohol
  • chemical
  • formaldehyde
  • salt
  • saltpeter
  • vinegar
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