Organic buffer, DIC & MES
To: Aquatic-Plants at actwin_com
Subject: Organic buffer, DIC & MES
From: sywang at whale_st.usm.edu (Shiao Y. Wang)
Date: Fri, 26 Jan 1996 11:06:34 -0600 (CST)
In-Reply-To: <199601252039.PAA24397 at looney_actwin.com> from "Aquatic-Plants-Owner at actwin_com" at Jan 25, 96 03:39:03 pm
This pertains to the organic buffer thread. Dr. Dave recommended staying with
DIC as the buffer. I need help with the following questions:
1. What does DIC stand for?
2. What is the pKa of DIC?
3. What pH would DIC maintain in the tank?
The following is in response to the MES question. MES is
2-[N-Morpholino]ethane-sulfonic acid. It is one of the buffers used in tissue
Shiao Y. Wang
University of Southern Mississippi
sywang at whale_st.usm.edu