Reflux with Addition

Sector: 

Food

Category: 

Processing

Description: 

A reactant is added to the refluxing reaction mixture in a controlled way via an addition funnel. This can be done to prevent exothermic reactions getting out of control.

Target groups: 

Students

Training Formats: 

Video

Keywords: 

Thermodynamics; Transport phenomena; Unit operations

Provider - Source: 

Royal Society of Chemistry

Language: 

English