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Kyle Thorin
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EDTA

Postby Kyle Thorin » Sun Dec 08, 2019 1:20 am

What is EDTA and what is it used for?

Jiyoon_Hwang_2I
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Re: EDTA

Postby Jiyoon_Hwang_2I » Sun Dec 08, 2019 3:00 am

EDTA is ethylenediaminetetraaceto and it is a chelate that removes metals from solutions. For example, edta may be prescribed to remove toxic metals, such as lead, from the blood.

Rishika Yadav 3D
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Re: EDTA

Postby Rishika Yadav 3D » Sun Dec 08, 2019 3:12 am

I believe it is also the only hexadentate molecule we are supposed to know.

Celine 1F
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Re: EDTA

Postby Celine 1F » Sun Dec 08, 2019 9:27 am

It is a hexadentate and has a charge of -4


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