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What is the chemistry behind the “Breathalyzer” test. I'm supposed to explain the chemicals and structures involved with the reactions which produce the positive and negative results

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    Chemistry of a Breathalyzer
    Aug 31, 2010 ... A Breathalyzer makes use of the fact that alcohols (in this case ethanol) oxidize into carboxylic acids. It uses the strong oxidizing agent ...
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    A Breathalyzer makes use of the fact that alcohols (in this case ethanol ...
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