waters of hydration


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waters of hydration

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The appearance of a broad peak around 3500 wavenumber ([cm.sup.-1]) is typical of O-H bonding and is indicative of waters of hydration. From the FTIR spectrometric analysis, it is likely the discolored area is a mixture containing silver tarnish ([Ag.sup.2]S), which can further oxidize to silver sulfate ([Ag.sub.2] [SO.sub.4]).
The portion of the ionic layer closest to the wall remains essentially stationary while cations in the other portion migrate in response to the applied field, carrying waters of hydration with them.