# Talk:Bioleaching reaction

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4FeS<sub>2</sub> + 15 O<sub>2</sub> + 14 H<sub>2</sub>0 → 4Fe(OH)<sub>3</sub> + 8 H<sub>2</sub>SO<sub>4</sub> | 4FeS<sub>2</sub> + 15 O<sub>2</sub> + 14 H<sub>2</sub>0 → 4Fe(OH)<sub>3</sub> + 8 H<sub>2</sub>SO<sub>4</sub> | ||

- | + | is not appropriate since a base and acid can't exist side by side. Therefore the formula is rewritten. --[[User:Åke Sandström|Åke Sandström]] 12:17, 19 June 2007 (CEST) | |

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- | Therefore the formula is rewritten. --[[User:Åke Sandström|Åke Sandström]] 12:17, 19 June 2007 (CEST) | + |

## Revision as of 10:18, 19 June 2007

This formula

4FeS_{2} + 15 O_{2} + 14 H_{2}0 → 4Fe(OH)_{3} + 8 H_{2}SO_{4}

is not appropriate since a base and acid can't exist side by side. Therefore the formula is rewritten. --Åke Sandström 12:17, 19 June 2007 (CEST)