Sodium Chloride

Sophia Konieczka

Simple Facts

-Commonly known as Salt

-Chemical formula is NaCl

-It is an ionic compund

Uses

  • To season foods
  • Cleaning things (like contact lenses)
  • Can remove bacteria
  • injections (medically)

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Properties

  • soluble in water and other liquids
  • Ionic compound
  • can be decomposed by electric current

Other Facts

  1. Its molar mass is 58.44 g/mol
  2. Road Salt is used to help roads after snow and ice
  3. Used in fire extinguishers