Calculation of Solubility of Oxyquinolinates

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The solubilities (s, mol/L) of different oxyquinolinates (oxinates, MeL2) are calculated using the formulae obtained according to elementary algebra, with the use of Excel spreadsheets. The calculations are involved with solution of algebraic equation of the third degree, obtained on the basis of concentration balances. The root of this equation, , is then inserted into the charge balance, and resolved according to zeroing procedure. In principle, the calculations are related to aqueous media. Nonetheless, the extension on liquid-liquid extraction systems is also proposed.

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Michałowska-Kaczmarczyk, A. and Michałowski, T. (2014) Calculation of Solubility of Oxyquinolinates. Journal of Analytical Sciences, Methods and Instrumentation, 4, 71-79. doi: 10.4236/jasmi.2014.43010.

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