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Crude iodine production processes.
J Chem Educ 1987 Feb; 64(2):152-153
This paper provides a historical context for the production of iodine beginning with its extraction from seaweed in 1817 and tracing the development of other methods to the present day. Equations for the chemical reactions for these processes are provided.
OP; Journal Article
Issue of Publication
Journal of Chemical Education
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division