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ERIC Number: EJ128341
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1975
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An Historical Note on the Conservation of Mass
Whitaker, Robert D.
Journal of Chemical Education, 52, 10, 658-659, Oct 75
Discusses the fact that although most historians of science attribute the formulation of the law of conservation of matter in chemical reactions to Antoine Lavoisier at the end of the eighteenth century, several earlier researchers had already assumed this law in their work. These researchers include Joseph Black, Henry Cavendish, M. V. Lomonosov, and Jean Rey. (MLH)
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Identifiers: Conservation of Mass