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Sulfur oxidation

  1. Oct 8, 2011 #1
    I would like to oxidize suspended elemental sulfur to sulfate in a solution. Any suggestions?
     
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  3. Oct 14, 2011 #2

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    Try raising the pH to 11 and using hydrogen peroxide in excess. At that pH peroxide is very reactive so add it very carefully.

    FYI - http://www.jproeng.com/qikan/manage/wenzhang/2023-008.pdf
     
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