Chemiluminescence of Luminol and Its Synthesis from Easily Available Chemicals

  • D. Šimsa Josef Jungmann Grammar School, Litoměřice
  • J. Skopal Josef Jungmann Grammar School, Litoměřice

Abstrakt

Chemiluminescence, a low-temperarure light emission due to a chemical reaction, is demonstrated on the reaction of luminol (5-amino-2,3-dihydrophthalazine-1,4-dione), hydrogen peroxide, potassium hexacyanoferrate(III) and alkaline hydroxide. The synthesis of luminol from common chemicals and its impressive chemiluminescence are described.
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2008-12-15
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