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Flourine
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Uses

Polytetrafluoroethene (PTFE), a fluorine compound also known as Teflon®, is used on pans as a nonstick coating because it is so slippery. Although PTFE is a plastic, it is unaffected by heat, and is nonreactive.


Flourine at The Periodic Table of Videos (Alternate Version)