Photometric EDTA titration of bismuth nitrate according to Ph. Eur. and USP


This Application Note describes the photometric determination of bismuth nitrate using the Optrode (520 nm). The sample is titrated with EDTA solution past the endpoint; xylene-orange is used as the indicator. The method for bismuth nitrate fulfills the directives defined in the Ph. Eur. and the USP.