Chemistry - Which separation technique?
Which separation technique?
Chemical scientists are often asked to separate mixtures.  Often the
substance they are trying to get is very valuable. Some molecules used in
medicine are more than a thousand times more valuable than gold.
Chemical scientists must know which separation technique is most likely to
be effective. The technique that they choose depends on the characteristics
of the substances that are in the mixture.
Click here to view a chart that will assist you in choosing the most
appropriate separation technique to use. You may like to print the chart.
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