Shocker: The Pool Cleaner
By: Will Soghikian
My Mole Name & Explanation
Uses of This Compound
Properties of Calcium Hypochlorite
Chemical: Calcium Hypochlorite can react with Carbon Dioxide to form calcium Carbonate. This reaction will also release dichlorine monoxide, a gas. Calcium Hypochlorite also reacts highly with water. When they react, Calcium hypochlorite decomposes and releases oxygen and chlorine gas.
Background Information: "Calcium Hypochlorite." Chemical Book--- Chemical Search Engine. N.P., n.d. Web. 2 Mar. 2014. <http://www.chemicalbook.com/ChemicalProductProperty_EN_CB8854319.htm>.