Can Catalyst even decelerate a chemical Reaction ,If yes then explain by giving an example.

Asked by vaibhav gupta | 7th Jun, 2013, 07:44: PM

Expert Answer:

catalysts do deaccelerate the reactions and are called negative catalysts.
eg - ethanol is added to a chloroform bottle to stop the formation of phossgene,which is toxic.

Answered by  | 8th Jun, 2013, 01:46: AM

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