posted by Alice .
Is this the correct equation for the formation of [Co(NH3)5(ONO)]^2+ from [Co(NH3)5Cl]^2+ ...
[Co(NH3)5Cl]^2+ + NO2 --> [Co(NH3)5(ONO)]^2+ + Cl-
I'm a bit unsure because the charges don't balance
Check the sign on NO2 on the left. I think it should be -1.