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The nature and usefulness of metal chelates

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Describe the nature and characteristics of metal chelates. Why are they of importance to an EH&S or Medical professionals who utilize them in their careers?

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Chelation is the process by which ions and molecules bind metal ions, and can be found in a wide array of natural and industrial settings. Typically chelation involves the formation of two or more separate coordinate bonds between a bidentate (two bond) or ...

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This 158 word solution describes how metal chelates serve a critical role in health care and industrial applications.