Tejharne Benjamin

Bromine ( Br)

Discovered by Carl Jacob Löwig and Antoine Jerome Balard, in 1825–1826


  • Element 35
  • Atomic Mass- 79.904
  • Melting Point- (-7.2 c)
  • boiling point- 58.8 c
  • Very toxic
  • Brownish red liquid
  • suffocating odor
  • nonmetallic element
  • found in inorganic substances

Likely where abouts

  • Bromine is found naturally in the earth’s crust
  • in seawater in various chemical forms
  • Bromine can also be found as an alternative to chlorine in swimming pools.
  • Silver bromide (AgBr)
  • ethylene dibromide(C2H4Br2)
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possible uses

  • Products containing bromine are used in agriculture and sanitation and as fire retardants
  • Some bromine-containing compounds were historically used as sedatives (drugs that can make people calm or sleepy).

Possible Witness/Family

  • Fluorine
  • Chlorine
  • Iodine
  • Astatine


  • $5 per 100g