Posted by **Dennis** on Friday, January 5, 2007 at 7:24pm.

what is the difference between the sulfite and sulfate anions?

Sulfate is SO4 2-. Sulfite is SO3 2-.

sulfate is SO

_{4}^{=}
sulfite is SO

_{3}^{=}
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