fluosilicic acid

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Noun1.fluosilicic acid - an unstable poisonous corrosive acid known primarily in the form of its salts
acid - any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt
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This well-designed study found that when fluosilicic acid (the chemical most often used to fluoridate drinking water) is combined with disinfection chemicals, it worsened the leaching of lead from brass elbows and brass water meters.
SDSDW is a collective body of individuals, including dentists, doctors, scientists, journalists, engineers, other professionals, and members of the public at large who are opposed to the treatment of San Diego's water with toxic waste, fluosilicic acid water.