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Containing Electrolysis Underwater

  1. Sep 9, 2011 #1
    If the process of electrolysis is contained underwater would it work like it is supposed to?
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  3. Sep 9, 2011 #2
    Hydrogen dispersion

    If hydrogen gas was released underwater, what would happen?
  4. Sep 10, 2011 #3


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    Re: Hydrogen dispersion

    You have to show your attempts at answering the question to receive help. This is a forum policy.

    What happens to every gas released under water? Is hydrogen in any way different?

    In a way electrolysis always takes place UNDER water - electrodes are always submerged.
    Last edited: Sep 10, 2011
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