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Synonyms for caustic

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Synonyms for caustic

any chemical substance that burns or destroys living tissue

of a substance, especially a strong acid

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CIP systems are commonly designed to clean using automated cycles, which normally include a pre-rinse, a caustic or acidic chemical wash, and a post-rinse, depending on the application.
In such cases, there are often two tanks: one for "clean" caustic and one for slightly used caustic that is designed for what Johnson calls "sacrificial cleaning.
Petters and graduate student Amir Aazami extended the mathematics of relatively simple examples to include what Petters called "higher order caustics.
Aazami was informally testing out a special case of their evolving caustics theorem called an "ellyptic umbilic" by using a technical computing software program when he noticed a pattern.
Unlike typical bottle wash caustics, Brute Plus is a complex mixture of surfactants, chleators, corrosion inhibitors and dispersants," says Dana Johnson of Birko.
The Birko Corporation, based in Denver, CO, has introduced a new liquid caustic additive called Brute Plus.
Together, those deflections steer the electrons into patterns known to mathematicians and physicists as caustics.
GRAPHIC SCIENTIST Electron gases, caustics, atomic force microscopes--all of these may seem far away from common experience.
Wet air oxidation, developed and commercialized by the Zimpro Products group, is in wide use today for treatment of both ethylene and petroleum refinery spent caustics.
will treat spent caustic liquor at the Borealis ethylene facility in Stenungsund.
In the present paper, we examine the nonlinear fracture behavior of polycarbonate and in particular address the feasibility of characterizing the fracture through the J integral as well as its measurement using the optical method of reflected caustics.
We only describe the material properties that are relevant to the determination of the J integral through caustics.
LONDON, September 23, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- ICIS pricing, the leading price reporting service for the global chemical industry, has added a weekly Africa Caustic Soda report to its portfolio of trusted price assessments covering the caustic soda markets in Asia Pacific, China, Europe, Latin America and the US.
In 50 years history of Pakistan, four plants of Caustic Soda had been established on commercial scale, one each in the provinces of Sindh and Balochistan and two in the province of Punjab.
The standard therapy for children who have consumed caustic chemicals provides no real benefit, a new study demonstrates.