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Can you please identify this compound?

Question asked by Jeremy Wright on Aug 11, 2010
Latest reply on Oct 28, 2010 by Bradley Zale

I was experimenting with zinc cores from pennies and something unexpected happened. When i heated small amount with a blowtorch it evolved a wispy white substance that resembles cotton. It is extremely fine and at first looked like smoke.Is this just zinc oxide?

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