Hydrogen Peroxide is stored in coloured bottles, why?

Asked by Prajesh Dey | 28th Jun, 2013, 09:25: PM

Expert Answer:

Hydrogen peroxide undergoes decomposition reaction in the presence of energy from sunlight.
 H2O2  ?     H2O   +  [O].
 
To prevent this reaction dark bottles are used.

Answered by  | 28th Jun, 2013, 11:36: PM

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