Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to caustic: caustic embrittlement
References in periodicals archive ?
He added that Caustic Soda worked as 'slow poisoning' for cardiac and Hypertensive (high blood pressure) patients.
ASC expanded its annual production capacity in 2013 for caustic soda to nearly 500,000 tons.
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.
The total investment in the project, which is being developed by Saltic FZCO (formerly known as Oswal Oman Caustic FZCO), is estimated at between $400m to $500m.
The project is a joint venture between the state-run miner and Sahara Petrochemicals Co and has a production capacity of 250,000 tonnes per year of caustic soda and 300,000 tpy of ethylene dichloride.
The Caustic Widows are described as "a zany and colourful musical duo" performing in Victorian costume.
Caustics show up in gravitational lensing, a phenomenon caused by galaxies so massive that their gravity bends and distorts light from more distant galaxies.
have provided a platform for a balanced regional caustic market and higher prices in the future.
Each contained a letter and a miniature spirit bottle which contained a liquid with a high concentration of caustic soda.
Washing PET flake is normally water-intensive, requiring scalding water, caustic soda, detergents, and anti-foaming agents.
GREEN groups yesterday expressed outra__ at the leaking of 250,000 litres of caustic soda into Cork Harbour.
The Birko Corporation, based in Denver, CO, has introduced a new liquid caustic additive called Brute Plus.
Frank Bland, from Bingley, was taken to hospital with 80 per cent burns after falling fully into the tub of caustic soda.
A 16-year-old girl was brought to the emergency room after she had attempted suicide by ingesting drain cleaner that contained the caustic substance sodium hydroxide.
ANTI-terrorist officers were today hunting extremist Scottish nationalists who sent aromatherapy oils containing caustic soda to 10 Downing Street.