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    Characterization of Physical, Thermal and Spectroscopic Properties of Biofield Treated Ortho-Toluic Acid

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    Toluic acid isomers are widely used as a chemical intermediate in manufacturing ofdyes, pharmaceuticals, polymer stabilizers, insect repellent and other organic synthesis.The aim of present study was to evaluate the impact of biofield treatment on physical,thermal and spectroscopic properties of ortho isomer of toluic acid (OTA). The OTAsample was divided into two groups, served as control and treated. The treated groupreceived Mr. Trivedi’s biofield treatment. Subsequently, the control and treated sampleswere evaluated using X-ray diffraction (XRD), differential scanning calorimetry (DSC),thermogravimetric analysis/ derivative thermogravimetry (TGA/DTG), Fourier transforminfrared (FT-IR) and ultraviolet-visible (UV-Vis) spectroscopy. XRD result showed26.66% decrease in crystallite size in treated OTA sample as compared to control.Furthermore, DSC analysis result showed that latent heat of fusion was considerablyreduced by 6.68% in treated OTA sample as compared to control. However, an increasein melting point was observed in treated sample. The melting point of treated OTA samplewas found to be 107.96°C as compared to control (105.47°C) sample. Moreover, TGA/DTG studies showed that Tmax (temperature, at which sample lost its maximum weight)was decreased by 1.21% in treated OTA sample as compared to control. It indicatesthat vaporisation of treated OTA sample might increase as compared to control. TheFT-IR and UV-Vis spectra did not show any significant changes in spectral propertiesof treated OTA sample as compared to control. These findings suggest that biofieldtreatment has significantly altered the physical and thermal properties of OTA, whichcould make it more useful as chemical intermediate.

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    Title : Characterization of Physical, Thermal and Spectroscopic Properties of Biofield Treated Ortho-Toluic Acid
    Author(s) : Mahendra Kumar Trivedi
    Abstract : Toluic acid isomers are widely used as a chemical intermediate in manufacturing ofdyes, pharmaceuticals, polymer stabilizers, insect repellent and other organic synthesis.The aim of present study was to evaluate the impact of biofield treatment on physical,thermal and spectroscopic properties of ortho isomer of toluic acid (OTA). The OTAsample was divided into two groups, served as control and treated. The treated groupreceived Mr. Trivedi’s biofield treatment. Subsequently, the control and treated sampleswere evaluated using X-ray diffraction (XRD), differential scanning calorimetry (DSC),thermogravimetric analysis/ derivative thermogravimetry (TGA/DTG), Fourier transforminfrared (FT-IR) and ultraviolet-visible (UV-Vis) spectroscopy. XRD result showed26.66% decrease in crystallite size in treated OTA sample as compared to control.Furthermore, DSC analysis result showed that latent heat of fusion was considerablyreduced by 6.68% in treated OTA sample as compared to control. However, an increasein melting point was observed in treated sample. The melting point of treated OTA samplewas found to be 107.96°C as compared to control (105.47°C) sample. Moreover, TGA/DTG studies showed that Tmax (temperature, at which sample lost its maximum weight)was decreased by 1.21% in treated OTA sample as compared to control. It indicatesthat vaporisation of treated OTA sample might increase as compared to control. TheFT-IR and UV-Vis spectra did not show any significant changes in spectral propertiesof treated OTA sample as compared to control. These findings suggest that biofieldtreatment has significantly altered the physical and thermal properties of OTA, whichcould make it more useful as chemical intermediate.
    Keywords : biofield,trivedi effect,the trivedi effect

    Subject : Microbilogy
    Area : Biology
    Language : English
    Year : 2015

    Affiliations Trivedi Global Inc.
    Trivedi Science Research Laboratory Pvt. Ltd
    Journal : Journal of Heterocyclics
    Volume : 1
    Issue : 1
    Publisher : Open Access

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