Asked by keerthi | 19th Dec, 2012, 09:52: PM

Expert Answer:

Phlogiston theory evolved throughout the 18th century, because many experiments were being performed which needed to be explained. Most of these experiments were being performed by Antoine Lavoisier (the father of modern chemistry) and his followers (the Antiphlogistians). Yes, it was considered as a flammable cpmpound.

Answered by  | 3rd Jan, 2013, 09:29: AM

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