alkaline-earth metal

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Synonyms for alkaline-earth metal

any of the bivalent metals of group II of the periodic table (calcium or strontium or barium or magnesium or beryllium)

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5 Catalysis of Acyl Transfer Processes by Crown-Ether Supported Alkaline-Earth Metal Ions (Roberta Cacciapaglia, Stefano Di Stefano, and Luigi Mandolini).
Among the plans that will be investigated by the researchers in the near future, mention can be made of the addition of various percentages of alkali and alkaline-earth metals as promoter on this catalyst and studying their effect on steam reforming of methane and also on dry reforming of methane.
Alkaline and alkaline-earth metals compounds as catalysts for the methanolysis of sunflower oil.
Fluorides and chlorides of alkaline and alkaline-earth metals are used as additions, which enable improvement of various technological and metallurgical properties of the flux (Table 1), whereby one of the main requirements to fluxes for electroslag welding (ESW) and electroslag remelting (ESR) of titanium is complete absence of oxides, because presence in flux even in small amounts of such stable oxides as [Al.