Acid neutralizer, upward pH adjustment
A strong alkaline, clear to turbid liquid.
Used to neutralize acids and make sodium salts, (e.g.: in petroleum refining to remove sulfuric and organic acids; to treat cellulose in making viscose rayon and cellophane; etc.). Used in manufacture of soap to hydrolyze fats to form soaps. Also, used in wastewater plant to control pH.
- High concentration reducing handling & shipping costs.
- Rapid reaction.