Journal of Applied Electrochemistry

, Volume 7, Issue 3, pp 271–273 | Cite as

The point of passivation of a zinc electrode in alkali

  • A. Marshall
  • N. A. Hampson
Short Communication


Confirmatory evidence is provided that at the point of passivation of solid zinc in alkali there is no free OH in the reaction layer at the electrode.


Zinc Physical Chemistry Reaction Layer Confirmatory Evidence Zinc Electrode 
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© Chapman and Hall Ltd. 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Marshall
    • 1
  • N. A. Hampson
    • 2
  1. 1.Ciba-Geigy LtdSimonswayUK
  2. 2.Chemistry DepartmentThe UniversityLoughboroughUK

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