Will we roast or starve?
murphy kenneth p
kpmurphy at blue.weeg.uiowa.edu
Mon Mar 28 16:58:50 EST 1994
In article <9403260926.AA19809 at pclsp2>,
Vincenzo Nardi-Dei <vinz at PCLSP2.KUICR.KYOTO-U.AC.JP> wrote:
>>...As an exercise, let's replace reaction 1) with this reaction:
>>HCl (g) --------> H* (g) + Cl* (g)
>>Same net result, but by a different, "natural" chemical! This is where
>>the Earth's volcanism comes into play. You need to keep in mind that...
>Replacement of reaction 1) with HCl (g) --------> H* (g) + Cl* (g)
>is wrong (basically wrong) and misleading, since it should be:
>HCL --------> H+ + Cl-
>A completely different kind of stuff!
>Bye and enjoy the weekend!!!
In the gas phase?!
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