Application Note

Application Note: Determination Of The Concentration Of Formaldehyde/Methanol/Water With Anton Paar Density/Sound Velocity Analyzer DSA 5000

Source: Anton Paar USA

Formaldehyde is industrially produced from methanol via catalytic high temperature processes. Methanol is passed through the reactor, where formaldehyde is formed at low concentration mixed with water. The determination of the concentrations of methanol and formaldehyde in the product and during the process is crucial for process and quality control. Submitted by Anton Paar