The addition of particular electrolytes to an aqueous phase in order to increase the distribution ratio of a particular solute.
- The addition of electrolytes to improve @[email protected] behaviour should not be referred to as salting out.
- The term is also used for the addition of electrolytes to reduce the mutual partial @[email protected] of two liquids.
- It has no connection with synergism.
PAC, 1993, 65
, 2373. (Nomenclature for liquid-liquid distribution (solvent extraction) (IUPAC Recommendations 1993)
) on page 2379 [Terms