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Sulfuric acid

sulfuric acid

H2SO4;a colourless, nearly odourless, heavy, oily, corrosive liquid containing 96% of the absolute acid; used occasionally as a caustic.

Synonym: oil of vitriol.

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Re: glass cuvette cleaning

... and rubber apron and soaking the glass in a mixture of concentrated sulfuric and chromic acids in a fume hood, followed by extensive washing. ** end of the clean glassware story ** ...

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by jonmoulton
Tue Mar 06, 2012 4:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: glass cuvette cleaning
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Views: 4752

glass cuvette cleaning

... the manual said that the cuvette should periodically washed using acid. Problem is: which acid is the best for the purpose? I have browsed around myself and found that some people use acetic acid, sulfuric acid, or nitric acid, of course diluted. They say that you can use ...

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by adihutama
Tue Mar 06, 2012 8:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: glass cuvette cleaning
Replies: 2
Views: 4752

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... Miller-Urey experiment — the one with the electric lightning and amino acids were formed — and he handed me a biographical piece he himself had ... you get a black gook and you reach for the potassium bichromate and sulfuric acid — mixed together it's a called cleaning solution — that cleans ...

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by scottie
Mon Oct 03, 2011 2:24 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 563
Views: 1137073

Use of Bacteria

... is responsible for this, but it produces a significant amount of sulfuric acid in return, which is harmful to the environment. And there is the food industry. Products ...

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by DanielSan
Tue May 19, 2009 7:58 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Use of Bacteria
Replies: 6
Views: 17518

Re: A question about protein.....

... nitrogen determination you are heating protein in the presence of sulfuric acid and some catalyst and you get ammonium salts and carbon dioxide during the decomposition ...

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by blcr11
Thu Sep 18, 2008 1:12 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: A question about protein.....
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Views: 1538
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