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I am doing a research on the production of hypochlorite through an electrochemical cell using a brine feed. I know that using using an undivided cell would allow for the chlorine atoms that was oxidised at the anode to react with the $\ce{OH-}$ ions in the solution. However, I was just wondering what the addition of more anodes and electrodes would do to the product?

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  • $\begingroup$ You might find NOTE ON THE ELECTROLYTIC PREPARATION OF DILUTE SODIUM HYPOCHLORITE SOLUTIONS (DAKIN'S SOLUTION), J. Biol. Chem., 1919, * 37*, 519-523 helpful. $\endgroup$ – Klaus-Dieter Warzecha Mar 15 '16 at 12:37

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