English translation: the substance is extracted into water
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19:23 Apr 29, 2008
English to English translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng
English term or phrase:Expected to partition to water.
Context: MSDS statements
I understand a statement like "Expected to partition to sediment and wastewater solids". But what is "partitioning" to a single compartment (water) supposed to mean? Partitioning partly to...?