Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Babo’s Law

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_954

The addition of a non-volatile solid to a liquid in which it is soluble lowers the vapor pressure of the solvent in proportion to the amount of substance dissolved. (Whitten KW, Davis RE, Davis E, Peck LM, Stanley GG (1994) General chemistry, Brookes/Cole, New York)

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA