potassium permanganate

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Synonyms for potassium permanganate

a poisonous salt that forms dark purple crystals and is purple-red when dissolved in water

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Potassium permanganate also can be combined with pseudoephedrine to produce methcathinone, a synthetic stimulant that is a controlled substance.
Every day worldwide more than 3 tons potassium permanganate (KMnO4) are used - an enormous discharge into the waste water.
For example, if the average reaction intensity for the control well in a potassium permanganate reaction was 2.
There are reports of application of powdered Potassium permanganate as haemostatic on wounds (Buckle, 1911).
A 73-year-old Jordanian male presented to the King Hussein Medical Center, Jordan, seven hours after he accidentally ingested two large tablespoons (approximately 20g) of potassium permanganate obtained over the counter by mistake.
The method is based on the titration in an acidic environment with Potassium permanganate of hydrogen peroxide remaining after the catalase action,
The rescuers treated the surface with potassium permanganate solution.
Activated carbon, zeolite and potassium permanganate used by the best air purifiers can rapidly absorb large quantities of toxic fumes; however this media quickly becomes saturated and slowly releases pollutants back into the air stream.
Three tenders for the supply of (a) lube oils & greases, (b) potassium permanganate, also (c) ball bearings.
A permeable sachet, weighing five grams, contains doses of potassium permanganate or sodium permanganate which absorbs the ethylene gas.
The additives include potassium permanganate and boron.
2a, showing that concentration of diesel fuel in control samples and samples containing hydrogen peroxide was changing similarly up to day 60, and where potassium permanganate was used as an oxidizing agent, much quicker removal of pollutant from soil can be observed.
The 620 can handle harsh chemicals in the water and wastewater treatment industry, including sodium hypochlorite, ferric chloride, sodium bisulfate, aluminum, fluoride, carbon and lime slurries, polymers, aqueous ammonia, potassium permanganate and caustic slurries.
The following eight substances are now permitted: Dettol, ferric chloride, Hibitane, potassium permanganate, Savlon, Sudocrem, Vaseline (i.