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Homework Help: Nitrogen - Lab Preparation

  1. Apr 28, 2006 #1


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    Hey. Is anyone able to guide me as to how nitrogen gas can be produced in a laboratory, or give me links with information? I cant seem to find anything :(

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  3. Apr 29, 2006 #2
    This can answer your question: http://www.natscience.com/Uwe/Forum.aspx/analytical/483/Nitrogen-production-from-sodium-nitrite-and-sulfamic-acid" [Broken]
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  4. Apr 30, 2006 #3
    danago, small amounts of nitrogen gas can be prepared by combining and gently warming a mixture of ammonium and nitrate salts:

    NH4Cl + NaNO2 --> N2 + NaCl + H2O, using ammonium chloride and sodium nitrite
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