acid rain

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Synonyms for acid rain

rain containing acids that form in the atmosphere when industrial gas emissions (especially sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxides) combine with water

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Ginosar and coworkers (Ginosar et al 2006; 2007) at INL have investigated various platinum group metals for sulfuric acid decomposition and activated carbon for hydrogen iodide decomposition.
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The citric acid decomposition reaction is probably coupled with the sodium bicarbonate reaction, as it can be observed in the small change in the slope about 200[degrees]C.