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Hydrophilic substances are water loving. They can be useful to humans in many ways, especially for keeping things clean in industrial settings.

Hydrophilic is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Hydrophilic books and related discussion.

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Lipophilic and Hydrophilic Antioxidant Capacities of Common Foods
Hydrophilic interaction chromatography
practice was given a name, hydrophilic interaction chromatography (HILIC).
The Water Race: Hydrophobic & Hydrophilic Surfaces
Demonstrate the concepts of hydrophobic and hydrophilic behavior.
Thermal Conductance of Hydrophilic and Hydrophobic Interfaces
12 nm) is a factor of 2–3 larger than the Kapitza length at hydrophilic interfaces (3 –6 nm).

Suggested News Resources

U.S. Patents Awarded to Inventors in Alabama (Aug. 28)
28 -- Toray Fluorofibers (America), Decatur, Ala., has been assigned a patent (8003208) developed by J. Michael Donckers II, Decatur, Ala.
Toddy Gear Smart Cloth Review
Because the Toddy Smart Cloth is hydrophilic, it works like an absolute dream when it comes to cleaning fingerprints off of touch screens, phones, or any glossy plastic surface.
Researchers describe how to efficiently merge microdroplets using electric field
Surfactant molecules are composed of a hydrophilic (water-loving) and a hydrophobic (water-hating) part.
Development of Double Hydrophilic/Hydrophobic Surfaces of Wool Fabric
In this structure, the inner cortex is hydrophilic in nature due to the large number of polar groups contained in the polypeptide chains of the cortex.
Essilor launches a new category of lenses: OPTIFOG(TM) anti-fogging lenses
A real scientific breakthrough, Optifog lenses prevent eyeglasses from fogging up, thanks to a hydrophilic coating, while simultaneously offering all the optical and anti-smudge performance of Essilor lenses.

Suggested Web Resources

Hydrophile - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hydrophilic definition article
Hydrophilic substances are water loving. They can be useful to humans in many ways, especially for keeping things clean in industrial settings.
hydrophilic - definition of hydrophilic in the Medical dictionary - by
hydrophilic /hy·dro·phil·ic/ (-fil´ik) readily absorbing moisture; hygroscopic; having strongly polar groups that readily interact with water.
Hydrophilic - Medical Definition and More from Merriam-Webster
Hydrophilic literally translates as "water loving" or "water friend." Hydrophilic substances are attracted to, and dissolve well within, water.

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