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Chloroform vapor control with carbon filtration

French chemist, Jean-Baptiste Dumas, formally named and characterized chloroform in 1834. Since then, the chemical has been used for a variety of applications, including: Solvent in the laboratory and pharmaceutical industries Production of dyes Bonding agent Reagent in organic synthesis Anesthetic Refrigerant Production of tetrafluoroethylene (TFE) which is used to make polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) – a primary… Read more »