chloramine chloramine

Definition(s):

  • (n) any of several compounds containing chlorine and nitrogen; used as an antiseptic in wounds

Usage(s):

  • If that were so, he was reasonably sure that he could remove all offensive odors by gargling with a cheap deodorant like chloramine.

News

  1. Residents have options to clean out chloramine

    There are several ways to remove chloramine from home water systems for those who are worried about having the chemical in their pipes.
    on June 30, 2013     Source: The Marion Star

  2. City to change San Angelo water purification chemicals

    The city will revert to using its regular purification agent, chloramine, to disinfect San Angelo’s water supply on Monday.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: The San Angelo Standard-Times

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Quotes

  • "Constituents have raised their serious concerns about chloramine," said Eshoo, D-Palo Alto. "I think it's important for the EPA and the Public Utility Commission to hear directly from them and I am facilitating this. The use of chloramine as...
    on Aug 22, 2007 By: Anna Eshoo Source: Palo Alto Online

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