Water Chemistry. Introductory Chemistry Seminar Kevin Tomasko. What Exactly is Water?. Water is an unusual compound with unique physical characteristics. Water is the compound of life. Water is the most abundant compound in Earth’s biosphere.
Introductory Chemistry Seminar
The chemistry of water deals with the fundamental physical properties of water, which includes but is not limited to:
Water Chemists tend to work on interdisciplinary teams with other specialists, including biologists, geologists, hydrologists, meteorologists, ecologists, and toxicologists.
Aliso Viejo, California:
After visiting an official-looking prankster website describing dihydrogen monoxide as an odorless, tasteless chemical that can be deadly if accidentally inhaled, city officials were scheduled to vote on a proposed law to ban foam containers from city-sponsored events because this “dangerous chemical” is used in Styrofoam's production. The measure was pulled from their agenda after the embarrassing realization that dihydrogen monoxide is none other than H2O.