NEET Chemistry The s-Block Elements Questions Solved

In the Solvay process of manufacture of sodium carbonate, the raw materials used are :

(A) Aqueous NaOH, NH3 and CO2

(B) Molten NaOH, NH3 and CO

(C) Brine NaCl, NH3 and CO

(D) Brine NaCl, NH3 and CO2

(D). The chemical reactions involved in Solvay process are as below :



2NaHCO3used again250°CNa2CO3+H2O+CO2;

2NH4Clused again+CaOH2CaCl2slaked lime+2H2O+2NH3

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