Sonochemical Study on Multivalent Cations (Fe, Cr, and Mn)

  • PankajEmail author
  • Manju Chauhan


The behaviour of many metal ions which are stable in more than one oxidation states in their aqueous solutions has been studied under sonochemical reaction conditions. Fe(II) is oxidized to Fe(III) and Fe(III) is reduced to Fe(II) with equal ease under sonochemical conditions. Besides, the oxidizing power of Cr2O 7 2− is found to be less than the MnO 4 ions, therefore, in a system containing both species, Cr3+ is susceptible to oxidation to Cr6+ and the MnO 4 to reduction to Mn2+.


Prussian Blue Ultrasonic Field Zerovalent Iron Ferrous Ammonium Sulphate MnO2 Colloid 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of ChemistryDayalbagh Educational InstituteAgraIndia

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