Answer to Question #21537 in Inorganic Chemistry for nicki
why is it not advisable to heat a mixture of ammonium chloride and wax and how can you separate them
The mixture must notbe heated so that the reaction can be released: 1 - ammonia 2 - hydrogenchloride 3 - Chlorine 4 - chloroalkanes All of these substances are very toxic andstrong lokrimators. Sings life threatening. Divide wax and ammonium chloride can be dissolved in water. Ammonium chloride dissolved and no wax.