Supersaturated Solution - Sodium Acetate in Water

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Supersaturated Solution - Sodium Acetate in Water.
Adding Seed Crystal To The Solution
A tiny seed crystal is added to the supersaturated solution of sodium acetate (NaC2H3O2) in order to start the recrystallization process.
NaC2H3O2 Recrystallizing
Disturbing this unstable equilibrium of the saturated solution by dropping a small crystal of sodium acetate into the solution causes sodium acetate crystals to grow radially outwards from the impact point of the seeding...
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