Name the technique to separate

camphor from salt



(iii) camphor from salt - Sublimation

In a mixture of Salt and Camphor.

Camphor,being a sublimable substance, sublimes on heating.

However common salt(sodium chloride) does not undergo sublimation.

Hence they can be separated by the process of sublimation.


Sublimation Process


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  1. Class 9
  2. Chapter 2 Class 9 - Is Matter Around Us Pure

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