Why is CO2 a suitable solvent to use for dry cleaning?

11. Imagine that you are the owner of a small dry-cleaning business that is considering switching from using the “normal” organic solvents to liquid carbon dioxide, as described in the lesson introduction. a) Provide a brief explanation of why carbon dioxide is a suitable solvent to use. (2 marks) b) Research... show more 11. Imagine that you are the owner of a small dry-cleaning business that is considering switching from using the “normal” organic solvents to liquid carbon dioxide, as described in the lesson introduction.

a) Provide a brief explanation of why carbon dioxide is a suitable solvent to use. (2 marks)

b) Research two pros and two cons of using liquid carbon dioxide for dry cleaning. (2 marks)


Best answer gets 10 points!

Thanks in advance :)
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