How Mangoes Can Unlock Marijuana’s True Potential

How Mangoes Can Unlock Marijuana’s True Potential?

mangoes-1Eating fresh mangos or even drinking a fresh mango smoothie 45 minutes prior to smoking will dramatically increase the toking effect felt by marijuana and help medical marijuana patients to ease their pain. This is because a chemical compound known as myrcene terpene. Those who have experienced increased highs as a result of eating mangoes suggest that the absorption time of Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) was cut. Read More

Unbelievable Facts of Sodium Hydroxide

chromato-cleaningSodium hydroxide is the principal strong base used in the chemical industry. In bulk it is most often handled as an aqueous solution, since solutions are cheaper and easier to handle. Sodium hydroxide is also used for the manufacture of sodium salts and detergents, for pH regulation, and for organic synthesis. Sodium hydroxide is employed to digest tissues, such as in a process that was used with farm animals at one time. Read More

Developing Nations Need Application Oriented Researches to Solve Problems

dr-ganapati-shanbhag-ppisrIn an interview Dr Ganapati Shanbhag, Assistant Professor, Materials Science Department, Poornaprajna Institute of Scientific Research (PPISR) with Chemical Today magazine shares his insights about the ways in which biofuels are changing the world functions and how his research will help Indian industries.  Read More

Manufacturing of Ammonia by Haber’s Process

ammoniaAmmonia is a colourless pungent smelling gas used mostly in production of fertilizers. It is widely manufactured by Haber process from nitrogen (N2) and hydrogen (H2). The Haber process takes nitrogen gas from air and combines it with molecular hydrogen gas to form ammonia gas. Nitrogen and hydrogen are taken in the ratio of 1:3 by volume. This is an exothermic reaction, it releases energy so. Read More