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== Definition ==
 
== Definition ==
Fluorination is the chemical process of adding the element fluorine into a molecule. Fluorination is a kind of halogenation.
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Fluorination is the chemical process of adding the element fluorine into a molecule. Fluorine has atomic number 9 and is in group 17, the halogens.  Fluorination is a kind of halogenation.
 
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Revision as of 14:47, 19 October 2009

Definition

Fluorination is the chemical process of adding the element fluorine into a molecule. Fluorine has atomic number 9 and is in group 17, the halogens. Fluorination is a kind of halogenation. PeriodicTable.PNG

Applications

-surface energy (link to paper) -plastics

References

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halogenation