sulphuric acid


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sulphuric acid

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(Elements & Compounds) a colourless dense oily corrosive liquid produced by the reaction of sulphur trioxide with water and used in accumulators and in the manufacture of fertilizers, dyes, and explosives. Formula: H2SO4. Systematic name: sulphuric(VI) acid
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Noun1.sulphuric acid - (H2SO4) a highly corrosive acid made from sulfur dioxide; widely used in the chemical industry
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
atomic number 16, sulfur, sulphur, S - an abundant tasteless odorless multivalent nonmetallic element; best known in yellow crystals; occurs in many sulphide and sulphate minerals and even in native form (especially in volcanic regions)
battery acid, electrolyte acid - dilute sulfuric acid used in storage batteries
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sulphuric acid

, (US) sulfuric acid
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Does the black fetid mud, abounding with organic matter, yield the sulphur and ultimately the sulphuric acid?
Business Started with Trade Having Authorization of well knows companies from all over the Pakistan for selling Sulphuric Acid in Local and Domestic Market.
Meanwhile, ANF also launched operation against drug mafia across the country and rounded up 16 suspected smugglers besides recovering 1545 kilograms of narcotics and 6,300 litres sulphuric acid from their possession, he mentioned.
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At an amine recycling plant, a BORGER Rotary Lobe Pump has been introduced to add sulphuric acid to an important neutralising process.
Two people were killed on Monday evening when a truck transporting sulphuric acid crashed and burst into flames on the Eldoret-Webuye road at the Kaburengo interchange.
The Government last week tightened controls over the use of sulphuric acid, with thugs caught with it now facing two years' jail.
Anyone found in possession of sulphuric acid above 15% concentration without a licence from today faces being handed a 24-month jail sentence and unlimited fine.
[USPRwire, Wed Oct 24 2018] Mercury (I) sulphate, also known as dimercury sulphate or mercurous sulphate, is a metallic salt of sulphuric acid. The chemical formula of mercury (I) sulphate is Hg2SO4 and its IUPAC name is mercury(1+);sulphate.
Slurried feed will be transported to the mill, where lithium extraction will be achieved through leaching at elevated temperatures with dilute sulphuric acid. The sulphuric acid concentration is targeted at 5%, with concentrated acid delivered from an on-site acid plant.
After a sulphuric acid leak was detected at the plant in Tuticorin, a top district official on Monday had said that 1,300 tonnes of the liquid had been removed as yet from the premises.
Berlinah Wallace, 48, poured sulphuric acid over Mark van Dongen, 29, as he slept in her flat in Westbury Park, Bristol, at 3am on September 23 in 2015.