Researchers

Samantha Gaines with Ashley Sweeney

Objective

To recrystallize cinnamic acid in a solvent constituting 10:90 ethanol:water.

Procedure

Results

Log

2012-3-9
14:28 - measured 25 mL of ethanol/water solvent with a volumetric flask and poured into an Erlenmeyer flask.
14:34 - measured 0.186 g of cinnamic acid and poured into Erlenmeyer flask to form 0.05 molar solution.
14:37 - Put cap on Erlenmeyer flask and placed in 43 degrees C water bath.
[was this experiment aborted? JCB]