Uses of Iodine

Iodine is used. In medicines, e.g., for the preparation of tincture of iodine (solution of iodine in alcohol + water containing potassium iodide antiseptic), and......

Uses of Bromine

Bromine is used, As an oxidizing agent. In photography for making silver bromide. For the synthesis of dyes, drugs etc. For the synthesis of diboromoethane,......

Uses of Chlorine

Chlorine is used, As a bleaching agent for yarn, textiles, paper pulp etc. For sterilization or chlorination of drinking water (water treatment). For the manufacture......

Uses of Fluorine

Uses of Fluorine Fluorine is so difficult to handle that until World War II it had practically no commercial use. Some of the present day......