Is ammonium hydroxide the same as concentrated ammonia?
The equilibrium lies strongly to the left; that is most of the ammonia, while still a water solvate, is the free base.
When we buy concentrated ammonia, I think Fisher sell it as
When we want to use pure ammonia as a solvent, we must buy a cylinder of ammonia gas under pressure. With a dry ice/acetone condenser, the
So to conclude ammonia gas, a pungent colourless gas, is DISTINCT from aqueous ammonia, a solution of ammonia in water. Ammonia fumes will bring tears to your eyes.
Whoops, it seems that I have already answered this question! C'est la vie.