Quotes by Claude Louis Berthollet

About Claude Louis Berthollet:

Claude Louis Berthollet is known for his scientific contributions to theory of chemical equilibria via the mechanism of reverse chemical reactions, and for his contribution to modern chemical nomenclature. On a practical basis, Berthollet was the first to demonstrate the bleaching action of chlorine gas, and was first to develop a solution of sodium hypochlorite as a modern bleaching agent.

Author Bio

  • NameClaude Louis Berthollet
  • DescriptionFrench chemist
  • BornDecember 9, 1748
  • DiedNovember 6, 1822
  • CountryFrance
  • ProfessionPhysician; Chemist; Politician
  • AwardsGrand Officer Of The Legion Of Honour; Fellow Of The Royal Society;