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chemical equation for water- H2O
chemical equation for oxygen- O2

when water, oxygen and iron comes in contact the process of rusting occurs.
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Iron doesn't react with ultrpure water; rusting is possible only in the presence of dissolved oxygen.


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Rust is the result of iron and oxygen combining, so the more oxygen added to the equation, the more rust. Iron+Oxygen --> Iron oxide (rust)


What two substances are needed to make iron rust?

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