11 Salinity and Carbon II 2

11 Salinity and Carbon II 2 - Once these types of ions...

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Ocean Salt Composition Ion Chloride Sodium Sulfate Magnesium Calcium Potassium Carbonate Silicate Sea Water (%) 55.04 30.62 7.68 3.69 1.15 1.10 0 .40 .0004 Dominated by Chloride and Sodium Na + and Cl - (85% of total) Cl - Na +
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River Water 35.15 20.39 11.67 12.14 5.68 5.79 3.41 2.12 Sea Water .40 1.15 .0004 7.68 55.04 30.62 3.69 1.10 Ion Carbonate Calcium Silicate Sulfate Chloride Sodium Magnesium Potassium Percentage of Total Dissolved Minerals } 79% } 85%
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Enrich Chloride and Sodium in ocean water Remove Silica, Calcium, Carbonate from river water Alterations
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sodium , potassium, and ammonium salts are soluble chloride , bromide and iodide salts are soluble. NaCl Solubility 350 g/L Solubility: ease of salt dissolution in water Enriching Sodium and Chloride
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Unformatted text preview: Once these types of ions reach the oceans they stay dissolved Ion Chloride Sodium Sulfate Magnesium Calcium Potassium Carbonate Silicate Sea Water (%) 55.04 30.62 7.68 3.69 1.15 1.10 .40 .0004 Both chloride salts and sodium salts are extremely soluble in water and do not combine with other elements to form solids Enrich Chloride and Sodium in ocean water Remove Silica, Calcium, Carbonate from river water Alterations Calcium and Carbonate Removal Incorporation into shells of marine invertebrates Ca 2+ + CO 3 2-= CaCO 3 Diatoms Life and Silica Remove Silica, Calcium, Carbonate Use silica as structural material...
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