Attempting Uncle Fester's HI Synthesis from I2 and Red Phosphorus in Water/Toluene Part 2

First published at 05:30 UTC on January 13th, 2020.

Distilling the product of the reaction done in the previous video after leaving it to sit overnight. Eventually I ended up with some azeotropic hydriodic acid. Not really sold on this as a great method for producing HI. Sure it works but honestly ...

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