Titration of Oxalate with Permanganate

Chem 128 September 20, 2002

Web page edited: September 17, 2002


Goal:
To determine the oxalate content of a sample

(the green salt synthesized previously)

Method: Titration using an Oxidizing Agent, Permanganate ion


Background:
Finding the Endpoint: Peculiarity: Reading the Buret

Safety Concerns:


Experimental procedure


Calculations:

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