what are uses of fluorine

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Uses of Fluorine:
1. Sodium fluoride a compound of Fluorine is used in toothpaste and drinking water to prevent dental cavities.
2.Flouine is used in many fluoro chemicals and solvents.
3. Flourine is used in preparation of Teflon [Polytetrafluoroethene] {a polymer} used for coating in non-stick utensils.
4.Flourine is used to make Uranium hexaflouride , which is used in nuclear power industry to separate the isotopes of Uranium.
5.Flourine salts called Flourides are used in welding and frosting glass.


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