Bulletin of National University of Uzbekistan: Mathematics and Natural Sciences


A method for extraction - conductometric determination of scandium and thorium with tributyl phosphate and trioctyl phosphine oxide in kaolin was developed. The equivalent electrical conductivity of the complex of scandium and thorium with 2,7-dinitrozo-1,8-dihydroxynaphthalene-3,6-disulfonic acid was found. A scheme for the separation and determination of kaolin content is proposed. The isotherms of scandium and thorium extraction are constructed. It was shown that at a concentration of nitric acid of 15.6 M they do not interfere with the determination of thorium and scandium.

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