A Chemical Curiosity: Sodium Hypomanganate Na3MnO4

First published at 18:32 UTC on February 13th, 2021.

In this video I try a prep from ILP of sodium manganate(V) which contains the turquoise colored hypomanganate ion (FINALLY a light blue that isn't hideous! YAY!). The compound is unstable and even if the prep works perfectly storing it is probl…

CategoryScience & Technology
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