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Ozone formation

Evaluating $\ce{2 O2 -> O3 + O}$ singlet oxygen hypothesis: The molecule $\ce{O2}$ – also called triplet oxygen – has in its standard state a double bond, but it already is a biradical CH SE: why-...
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Ozone formation

The $\ce{O + O2 + M \to O3 + M }$ does appear written as such in many texts and is unusual in that other atom-diatom reactions that have been studied do not seem to need any $M$, such as $\ce{OH + Cl \...
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