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Silicones 2. Organic Silicon Chemistry

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Chemical Concepts
Let's begin to list the chemical concepts you will reinforce in this silicone rubber unit:

4. Silicon forms Reactive bonds to halogens and hydrogen and stable bonds to carbon
5. Balanced chemical equations