reduction potential

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reduction potential

[ri′dək·shən pə‚ten·chəl]
(physical chemistry)
The potential drop involved in the reduction of a positively charged ion to a neutral form or to a less highly charged ion, or of a neutral atom to a negatively charged ion.
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Limited Tenders are invited for Oxidation Reduction Potential (Orp) Meter
Liquid analytical instruments are widely used in several applications such as the measurement of potential of hydrogen, oxidation reduction potential, dissolved oxygen, and conductivity/resistivity of a liquid.
Continuous monitoring of in-line oxidation reduction potential assisted a major copper producer in developing a sustainable, efficient approach to slimes processing that required less costly reagents, increased yield and improved efficiency.
[H.sub.2][O.sub.2] is often used in the oxidation of organic pollutants because of its high oxidation reduction potential (ORP), which can facilitate the degradation of organic pollutants.
M2 PHARMA-April 13, 2012-Ampio announces completion of patient enrolment for Its Oxidation Reduction Potential (ORP) clinical trials(C)2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS
To increase the objectivity of measurement, it will be usefull to measure more different quantities as Dissolved Oxygen, Conductivity, Salinity, Total Dissolved Solid (TDS), Seawater specific gravity, Turbidity, Oxidation Reduction Potential (ORP) etc.
AquaSensors' products include "smart" and analog process electrodes for pH/ORP (oxidation reduction potential), conductivity, dissolved oxygen, ozone, free chlorine, turbidity and suspended solids.
The company's newest controllers and transmitters are capable of measuring three possible parameters: pH, oxidation reduction potential, or conductivity and they can do it with quick calibration features.
The controller senses the current amount of oxidation reduction potential with a platinum sensor located just downstream from the sulfite injection, and, based on this measurement, the controller determines the correct feed rate to reach the desired set point.
These sensors read oxidation reduction potential, a measurement of sanitizer activity conveyed in millivolts.
* using streaming current detector (SCD) and oxidation reduction potential (ORP) readings to adjust chemical dosages to target levels, and
Ambient water data including pH, dissolved oxygen, temperature, oxidation reduction potential, specific conductivity, total alkalinity, dissolved iron, and total hardness were recorded in the field.

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