Why do we use inert electrolytes like KCl, KNO3, and NH4Cl in a salt bridge?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 22nd Jun, 2016, 02:32: PM

Expert Answer:

Inert electrolytes are used in a salt bridge because they do not chemically react with the solution in either of the compartment and they do not interfere with the net cell reaction also.

Answered by  | 22nd Jun, 2016, 04:32: PM