Making Rubidium Triiodide RbI3

First published at 18:42 UTC on February 3rd, 2021.

In this video I make up blueish-black rubidium triiodide from rubidium iodide and elemental iodine using methanol as a solvent. This process would work to make sodium, potassium, cesium, and thallium(I) triiodides as well. Presumably it would also w…

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