ammonium hydroxide


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ammonium hydroxide

n.
A colorless, basic, aqueous solution of ammonia, NH4OH, used as a household cleanser and in the manufacture of a wide variety of products, including textiles, rayon, rubber, fertilizer, and plastic. Also called ammonia, ammonia water.

ammonium hydroxide

n
(Elements & Compounds) a compound existing only in aqueous solution, formed when ammonia dissolves in water to form ammonium ions and hydroxide ions. Formula: NH4OH. Also called: aqueous ammonia

ammo′nium hydrox′ide


n.
a basic liquid compound, NH4OH; ammonia water.
[1900–05]
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Noun1.ammonium hydroxide - a water solution of ammonia
liquid - a substance that is liquid at room temperature and pressure
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ammonium hydroxide

nidrossido di ammonio
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With constant agitation, slowly add 28% ammonium hydroxide.
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This is distressing, because ammonium hydroxide was designated as 'generally recognized as safe' for use in food by the Food and Drug Administration in 1974 and it has been used as a leavening agent in baked foods as well as a way to manage the pH in many types of food products since then.
Their work shows that the amount of phosphate used in meat enhancements can be significantly reduced with the aid of ammonium hydroxide as an alkaline processing aid.
Household ammonia or ammonium hydroxide is a solution of NH3 in water.
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The pH can be adjusted by using potassium hydroxide (KOH) and/or potassium hydroxide + ammonium hydroxide (NH4OH) or sodium hydroxide.
3] (1), KOH (2), NaOH (3), and ammonium hydroxide (4,5).
I recommend using 28-30 "baume A" ammonium hydroxide, not technical or diazo grade.