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The interactive lab primer - using a rotary evaporator


A rotary evaporator is used to remove large amounts of solvent from solutions at a reduced pressure. This is often done to isolate a product from a chromatographic separation or a solvent extraction.


Video instructions on how to use a rotary evaporator.


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