ERIC Number: EJ293810
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Qualitative Determination of Nitrate with Triphenylbenzylphosphonium Chloride.
Berry, Donna A.; Cole, Jerry J.
Journal of Chemical Education, v61 n1 p60-61 Jan 1984
Discusses two procedures for the identification of nitrate, the standard test ("Brown Ring" test) and a new procedure using triphenylbenzylphosphonium chloride (TPBPC). Effectiveness of both procedures is compared, with the TPBPC test proving to be more sensitive and accurate. (JM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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