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Chemistry in Everyday Life

Johannes Vogel

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Chemistry in Everyday Life
13 minOCT 7
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In this episode, I discuss a special group of materials called hydrogels. For something that is hardly ever mentioned publically, it has a surprising amount of uses in the world...


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1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydrogel


2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydrophile


3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polyacrylamide


4. https://waterbeads.net/msd-sheet/


5. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LncMVXrA-iw (every day uses of these beads


6. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NBkXDxcO-Pg (Good reference)


7. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BE1xk1rlrGg (nice reference)


8. https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydrogel


9. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colloid


10. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gel


11. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Superabsorbent_polymer


12. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Self-healing_hydrogels


13. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydrogel_agriculture


14. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gelatin


15. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Collagen


16. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vitreous_body