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1

Isooctane (2,2,4-trimethylpentane)

Used in galoseno, increase knock(sparking from outside spark plug) resistance

2

Ether (diethyl ether)

Solvent for labs and starting fluid for engines, general anesthetic

3

Formaldehyde

Used in resins, preservation of tissue

4

Acetylene

Fuel, ignition

5

Isoprene

Used in making rubber

 

6

Cyclohexane

Used to create nylon precursors, cleaning

7

Benzene

Flammable, part of crude oil, phased out of use

8

Napthalene

Used in mothballs

9

Phenol

Used in detergents, pharmaceutical drugs

10

Buckinsterfullerne "buckyball" c60

Electron scavanger

11

cyclopropenium ion

Possible use in fuel cell

12

cyclobutadiene

Very unstable, cant be used

13

sodium dodecylbenzenesulfonate

Laundry Detergent

14

nepetalactone

Catnip

15

methyl cyanoacrylate

Used in glues

 

16

acetone

Cleaner, nail polish remover

17

PABA (para-aminobenzoic acid)

Sunscreen

18

Deet (N,N -diethyl-meta -toluamide)

Insect Repellant

19

ferrocene

Antiknocking agents, possible pharmaceutical properties

20

mauveine

Violet dye

21

Indigo

Indigo Dye (blue jeans)