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If I’m given a polymer (addition polymer)
And it’s monomer and asked to work out atom economy how would I do it
It’s for gcse chemistry
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Can i see the question please?
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Moved to GCSEs
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Can i see the question please?
i do believe its the same way you would do any atom economy question useful product/ total product x 100%
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The trick to answering the question is in realising that for addition polymerisation, there is only one product: the polymer!
(Unlike condensation polymerisation where you lose a small molecule like water).
Therefore, atom economy is always 100%
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The trick to answering the question is in realising that for addition polymerisation, there is only one product: the polymer!
(Unlike condensation polymerisation where you lose a small molecule like water).
Therefore, atom economy is always 100%
yeah just wanted to double check it wasnt condesnation, this is correct ^^
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