Chemistry (12th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0132525763
ISBN 13: 978-0-13252-576-3

Chapter 15 - Water and Aqueous Systems - 15.2 Homogeneous Aqueous Systems - Chemistry & You: Technology - Take It Further: 2

Answer

As brine is more dense than seawater, it will sink to the bottom of the ocean. This could then affect marine plants and animals that live on the ocean floor by changing the salinity of the ocean around them.

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As brine is more dense than seawater, it will sink to the bottom of the ocean. This could then affect marine plants and animals that live on the ocean floor by changing the salinity of the ocean around them.
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