Separation Of The Constituents Of An Analgesic Preparation

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Kelly Wilinski
21 March 2016
Separation of the Constituents of an Analgesic Preparation: Acid/Base Extraction
15 February 2016 and 29 February 2016

Objective of the Experiment
The objective of this extraction experiment was to achieve a comprehensive understanding, as well as master the practice, of the technique of separating various individual components of a compound.

Physical Properties and Structures of the Reactants and Products in the Experiment Dichloromethane
Dichloromethane has a molar mass of 84.93 g/mol. It has a density of 1.325 g/mL at 25°C and a boiling point of 39.8-40.0°C. Dichloromethane is an irritant, a carcinogen, and highly toxic. Sodium Bicarbonate
Sodium bicarbonate has a molar mass of 84.0 g/mol. It has a melting point of 50°C and can be an irritant.

Hydrochloric Acid
Hydrochloric acid has a molar mass of 36.46 g/mol. It has a density of 1.2 g/mL at 25°C and a boiling point greater than 100°C. Hydrochloric acid is corrosive, poisonous, and toxic. Sodium Sulfate
Sodium sulfate has a molar mass of 142.04 g/mol. It has a melting point of 884°C and can be an irritant. Sucrose
Sucrose has a molar mass of 342.3 g/mol. It has a melting point range of 185-187°C and can be an irritant.

Acetylsalicylic Acid
Acetylsalicylic acid has a molar mass of 180.16 g/mol. It has a melting point range of 134-136°C. Acetylsalicylic acid is toxic and an irritant. Acetanilide
Acetanilide has a molar mass of

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