Milk of lime

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(Chem.) a watery emulsion of calcium hydrate, produced by macerating quicklime in water.

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This makes it ideal for transferring products such as sauces, yogurt, creams, pastes or metering / dosing suspended solids, for example milk of lime dosing in water and effluent treatment applications.
of urine alkaline with milk of lime and add diluted chloride of calcium solution as long as a precipitate forms.
Aggregate Products Reagent Products Environmental Products Included in the prefeasibility update Construction aggregate Reagent limestone Base aggregate Quicklime Concrete rock Hydrated lime Asphalt aggregate Sub-base/liner Future opportunities (not included in the current valuation) Cement FGD gypsum reclamation Milk of lime Spent lime recycling
For the "3-4% caustic lime in the form of a thick milk" use 1/2 cup of milk of lime for each 20 pounds of beets you started with: milk of lime is calcium hydroxide and water, available from your pharmacy and your pump.