1. Calculate the weight of natural product that codstills with each gram of water at 99 (degrees Celsius)?
2. How much water must be removed by steam distillation to recover this natural product from 3.0g of a spice that contains 10% of the desired substance?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 12:01 am ad1c9bdddf
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The ratio of masses of two compounds in gas phase is equal to the ratio of the products of their molecular masses times their partial pressures:
m1/m2 = M1*p1 / M2*p2
This ratio remain constant after the gas mixture resulting from the distillation ...
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