From: Andrew Gross
Date: March 1, 2010 9:40:12 PM
[DCHAS-L] 15 RE: [DCHAS-L] SS-phenol?
chloroform/phenol extraction is performed in a seperatory
the sodium sulfite (or
possibly sulfate...same purpose) serves as a
medium to absorb small amounts of undesired water in
chloroform phase. now who would have thought
working in an
environmental lab would have
ever been useful.
if its the same generic phenols that I work as a
precautions should be sufficient. gloves, goggles, fume
coat optional for exemplary
employees. ill see if
i can dig up the
and tell you more later.