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Synonyms for alkali

any of various water-soluble compounds capable of turning litmus blue and reacting with an acid to form a salt and water

a mixture of soluble salts found in arid soils and some bodies of water

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Moreover, these regions are well-developed and stringent government regulations regarding the environmental ill-effects of chlor alkali manufacturing has encouraged players to carry out extensive R&D activities in an effort to develop alternatives.
He has served as the EVP and president, Chlor Alkali Vinyls & Services of Olin Corporation since the acquisition of The Dow Chemical Company's U.S.
Summary: New Delhi [India] March 20 (ANI/NewsVoir): On the occasion of World Water Day (22 March), Alkali Manufacturers Association of India (AMAI) will launch a major awareness drive on disinfecting water through chlorine and preventing water-borne diseases.
In this new role, Varilek assumes overall operating responsibility for the Chemicals businesses including the Chlor Alkali Products & Vinyls, and Epoxy business segments.
office in Farmington Hills, Mich.) has launched a new PBT that reportedly delivers excellent alkali stress-crack resistance for automotive applications.
The disclosure was made on Monday by the State Chairman for the Agency for the Control of HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Leprosy and Malaria, (BACATMA), Dr Mohammed Sambo Alkali, during a press briefing to mark the 2019 World Leprosy Day.
% combined values of K2O and Na2O, it is classified as low to high alkali limestone.
Retired Major General Idris Alkali had been declared missing since September 3, 2018, on his way from Abuja to Bauchi en route Jos.
Genesis Alkali, a business of Genesis Energy, L.P., announced that, effective immediately or as contract terms permit, it will increase off-list prices for S-Carb, purified sodium sesquicarbonate, and feed grade sodium bicarbonate.
The powerful alkali has been used assaults in East London schools.
The exclusive agreement covers EPC & LSTK services and solutions for chlor alkali plant and calcium chloride plant in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and will be executed for Saudi Factory for Chlorine and Alkalies (Sachlo), Midchem's group company.
For concrete dams containing alkali-reactive aggregates, independently of the cement alkali levels, long-term AAR expansion may be observed even after forty or more years from the dam construction.
In the case of the BFS, the incorporation of an alkali activator into the BFS facilitates the elution of [Ca.sup.2+], [Si.sup.4+], and [Al.sup.3+] from the BFS, allowing calcium silicate hydrates (C-S-H) and calcium aluminum hydrates (C-A-H) [13-16].
Alkali burns are considered an ophthalmologic emergency that can induce corneal neovascularization (CNV) associated with corneal edema, increased secretion of angiogenic factors, inflammatory response, and hypoxia [1].