Colloid and Polymer Science

, Volume 253, Issue 4, pp 311–314 | Cite as

The aggregation of heavy metal soaps in non-aqueous solvents

  • J. A. Wood
  • C. P. Rycroft
Original Contributions Colloid Science


Vapour pressure osmometry has been used to determine the molecular weight of chromium myristate, palmitate and stearate in toluene at 37 °C. Results indicate the formation of dimeric species above a critical concentration.


Polymer Molecular Weight Physical Chemistry Heavy Metal Chromium 
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Die Molekulargewichte von Chrommyristat, -palmitat und -stearat wurden durch Messung von Dampfdruckosmose in Toluol bei 37 °C festgestellt. Die Ergebnisse zeigen die Bildung von Dimeren oberhalb einer kritischen Konzentration an.


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© Dr. Dietrich Steinkopff Verlag 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. A. Wood
    • 1
  • C. P. Rycroft
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Applied Chemical and Biological SciencesThe Polytechnic QueensgateEngland

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