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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rust

Rust is an iron oxide, usually red oxide formed by the redox reaction of iron and oxygen in the presence of water or air moisture. Several forms of rust are ...

www.quora.com/How-is-iron-oxide-formed

It's the result of a reduction-oxidation reaction between the iron and the air. Basically, iron + water + air = rust. The oxidation reaction: FE --> FE2+ + ...

www.reference.com/science/iron-oxide-formed-babae929d1bf619e

Iron oxide, commonly known as rust, forms as iron corrodes in an oxygen environment. Iron is especially eager to bond with oxygen, which is why pure iron is ...

chemistry.elmhurst.edu/vchembook/143Afeoxide.html

How do atoms of iron react with molecules of oxygen in air to form a compound? ... Iron Oxide: Determine the formula of a compound formed by the reaction of ...

www.dartmouth.edu/~genchem/0304/winter/5w04/lecture/rust.html

Jan 6, 2004 ... Here, we focus simply on the main compounds formed between iron and oxygen. That there is more than one may surprise you. That there are ...

pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/cg101623n

Mar 17, 2011 ... Understanding the Formation of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles with Acicular Structure from Iron(III) Chloride and Hydrazine Monohydrate.

pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/la00013a046

Jan 1, 1994 ... Structure and mechanisms of formation of iron oxide hydroxide (chloride) polymers ... The Molecular Mechanism of Iron(III) Oxide Nucleation.

science.howstuffworks.com/question445.htm

Rust is the common name for iron oxide. ... As the acid is formed and the iron dissolved, some of the water will begin to break down into its component pieces ...

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/science/aqa_pre_2011/rocks/metalsrev2.shtml

Iron is extracted from iron ore in a huge container called a blast furnace. Iron ores such as haematite contain iron oxide. The oxygen must be removed from the ...

corrosion-doctors.org/Experiments/rust-chemistry.htm

Rusting of iron consists of the formation of hydrated oxide, Fe(OH)3, FeO(OH), or even Fe2O3.H2O. It is an electrochemical process which requires the presence ...