( Chemical Engineering : Operations , Liquid-liquid operations )
Usually the term salting-out is used to describe the decrease in solubility that results from the addition of
a salt or electrolyte to a solute-solvent system.
The salting-out agent reduces the solubility of the drug and polymer in water.
Salting-out is the effect when adding a salt to a solvent containing an organic solute reduces
the solubility of that solute.
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