Russian Journal of Applied Chemistry

, Volume 80, Issue 9, pp 1481–1485 | Cite as

Enhancing the sensitivity of spectrophotometric determination of formic acid with mercury(II) acetate

  • Yu. G. Khabarov
  • M. S. Yakovlev
Physicochemical Studies of Systems and Processes


A precise spectrophotometric method was developed for determination of formic acid. The method surpasses in sensitivity the method based on proper UV absorption of formic acid.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yu. G. Khabarov
    • 1
  • M. S. Yakovlev
    • 1
  1. 1.Arkhangelsk State Technical UniversityArkhangelskRussia

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