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Chlorine will oxidise iodide ion to iodine.This is a useful analytical test. A suspect iodide salt is added to chlorine water plus a small volume of carbon tetrachloride. The liberated iodine concentrates in the organic layer giving a purple colouration.In water, iodine forms a brown solution and/or gives a black ppt.
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