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Potassium salt from fatty acids is known to kill different types of moss, according to Garden Guides. Zinc is another moss killer, and it comes in different forms such as zinc-copper sulfate and zinc chloride. One partic... More »

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Bleach does kill moss. However, bleach kills other plants, such as grass and flowers, and can discolor pavement. Bleach diluted in water is less likely to kill surrounding plants or discolor pavement. More »

According to SFGate Home Guides, gardeners landscape a yard with Scottish moss by using it as ground cover, as a backdrop to early spring flowers, around the edges of water features and in shady spots. Small plugs of the... More »

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The monomers that make up a lipid are glycerol and fatty acids. The most common lipid structure is the triglyceride, which is comprised of a glycerol backbone bonded to three fatty acid tails. More »

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The building blocks of lipids are a combination of fatty acids and glycerol. Fatty acids consist of long hydrophobic hydrocarbons, and glycerol is a triose. More »

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Natural rubber is made from the sap of a tree, and synthetic rubber is created from chemicals found in petroleum. Rubber trees first originated in South America, and the sap is called latex. The latex oozes from the bark... More »

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