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firewatch

Most ingredients in aerosol products are listed on the side of the container. Some cans just list a generic name, like fluorocarbon. Let’s use the ideal gas law to find out exactly what gas is in those dust blaster cans used to clean electronics.

Concepts

  • Avogadro's Law
  • Ideal Gas Law
  • Dalton's Law
  • Pressure
  • Volume
  • Temperature