Atmospheric chemistry of chlorine and sulfur compounds

by American Geophysical Union. Section of Meteorology. Committee on Atmospheric Chemistry.

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Statementproceedings of a symposium held at the Robert A. Taft Sanitary Engineering Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, November 4-6, 1957. Conducted under the joint sponsorship of the U.S. Public Health Service and the American Geophysical Union. Edited by James P. Lodge, Jr.
SeriesAmerican Geophysical Union. Geophysical monograph -- no.3., Publication (National Research Council (U.S.)) -- no. 652., Geophysical monograph -- 3.
ContributionsLodge, James P., United States. Public Health Service.
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Paginationviii, 129 p. :
Number of Pages129
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Open LibraryOL14191909M

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Occurrence, Preparation, and Compounds of Hydrogen; Occurrence, Preparation, and the ozone hole is already beginning to decrease in size as atmospheric concentrations of atomic chlorine decrease. While ozone in the stratosphere helps protect us, ozone in the troposphere is a problem. Book title: Chemistry 2e Publication date. (Preparation of basic inorganic sulfur compounds). B. Meyer, Sulfur, Energy, and Environment, Elsevier, Amsterdam, (containing references with full titles). Chapters on the follwowing topics. 1. History of Sulfur 2. Properties of sulfur and Inorganic Sulfur Compounds 3. Analytical Chemistry of Sulfur Compounds Size: KB. (b) Mixture, consisting of unreacted elements (sulfur/chlorine) and the two sulfur chloride compounds. In other words, there could be up to 4 different substances in the mixture. During the sulfur-chlorine reaction it is important to keep air out of the reaction chamber. Chlorine Compound of the Month: Generating Chlorine Dioxide Gas ClO 2 gas can be generated on-site-when and where it is needed-by several methods. One method consists of reacting the salt sodium chlorite (NaClO 2) with an acid (a compound containing hydrogen ions, H +, such as HCl--hydrochloric acid) according to the reaction: 5 NaClO 2 + 4 HCl -> 4 ClO 2 + 2 H 2 O + 5 Cl-+ 5 Na + .

Atmospheric sulfur occurs in a number of trace compounds representing a variety of sulfur oxidation states (Table 2), many of which have a strong affinity for water and dissolve easily in clouds and precipitation. As a result, atmospheric sulfur compounds participate in a variety of gaseous- and aqueous-phase reactions, and many are. Title(s): Atmospheric chemistry of chlorine and sulfur compounds; proceedings of a symposium held at the Robert A. Taft Sanitary Engineering Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, November , Conducted under joint sponsorship of the U. S. Public Health Service and the American Geophysical Union.

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Atmospheric Chemistry of Chlorine and Sulfur Compounds: Proceedings of a Symposium Held at the Robert A. Taft Sanitary Engineering Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, November 4–6, Editor(s): James P. Atmospheric chemistry of chlorine and sulfur compounds. [Washington] American Geophysical Union, (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: James P Lodge; United States.

Public Health Service.; American Geophysical Union. Suggested Citation:"Atmospheric Chemistry of Chlorine Compounds."National Research Council.

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