sodium cannot be extracted by electrolysis of brine solution.why? explain briefly

Asked by  | 6th Oct, 2012, 05:47: PM

Expert Answer:

Sodium is a reactive metal, and so can't be extracted by electrolysis of an aqueous solution. So, the liberated sodium reacts with water and forms NaOH.

Answered by  | 7th Oct, 2012, 09:24: AM

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