The azeotropic mixture of water (b.p.100o C) and HCl (b.p.85o C) boils at 108.5oC . When this mixture is distilled it is possible to obtain
Pure water as well as pure HCl
Neither HCl nor H2O in their pure states
As we learned
Maximum boiling Azeotrope -
Mixture having boiling point more than the boiling point of liquid A and liquid B.
This type of azeotrope is formed by mixture showing -ve deviation.
Azeotropic mixture is constant boiling mixture, it is not possible to separate the components of azeotropic mixture by boiling.
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