What observations did Antoine Lavoisier make? What law did he formulate?

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asked May 9, 2012 in General Chemistry by Joey33 ~Expert~ (1,216 points)

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Lavoisier observed that there is no change in the total mass of a material within a container during the process the combusion and hence formulated the law for the conservation of matter, which states that matter can be neither created nor destroyed.
answered May 9, 2012 by awesome ~Expert~ (1,479 points)
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