Preparation of Magnesium Silicide and Silane

Preparation of Magnesium Silicide and Silane

When magnesium and sand are strongly heated in a test tube, a two step reaction occurs producing magnesium silicide. This ionic compound reacts with acids to form the pyrophoric gas silane.

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Self healing hydrogels and its industrial applications

Hydrogels are water-swollen, cross-linked polymeric structures produced by reactions of monomers or by hydrogen bonding. This hydrogels used in various applications .