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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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Some aggregates release alkalies in concrete mix, which influence and affect the ASR expansion (Berube et al., 2002 and Stanton, 1942).
The Lords Chloro Alkalies Plant, which has been non-functional since 2012, is expected to be reopened in 2014, which is expected to play a significant role in increasing volume production of chlor alkali chemicals in India.
Polymer wastes are also used for treating industrial waste water which contains salts, acids, alkalies and hard elements like magnesium calcium and rubidium.
Both the fine and coarse aggregates were declared harmless on the basis of mortar bar NBRI test (Stranger, 1961)[] and no maximum limit of alkalies in cement was specified.
Did you know the other most common ingredients in household cleaning products are alkalies and acids?
Did you know that the household cleaning products you buy at the supermarket contain alkalies and acids?
Gujarat, May 28 -- Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals Limited's Dahej & Vadodara plants were awarded the 1st and 2nd Runners up Awards in the "Glass & Chemicals" category respectively at the GreEnv Contest 2011-2012.
Base changes in the alkalosis produced by the treatment of gastric ulcer with alkalies. Clin Sci 1936;2:287-300.
For the neutralisation of acidic waste streams, there is really only a choice of three alkalies, and two of these--magnesium hydroxide and calcium hydroxide - are derived from natural minerals.
Alkalies i.e sodium oxide (Na2O) and potassium oxide (K2O) are considered as traces with respect to the pure limestone chemistry.
11 -- The National Safety Award was bestowed upon Gujarat Alkalies & Chemicals at a presentation ceremony recently by Mallikarjun Kharge, Union Minister for Labour & Employment, Govt.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-November 26, 2010--ICRA places Sree Rayalaseema Alkalies and Allied Chemicals bank facilities on withdrawal notice(C)2010 M2 COMMUNICATIONS
Guruprasad Mohapatra, head of the delegation and managing director of Gujarat Alkalies and Chemicals, said deals such as Tata's purchase of Jaguar Land Rover and Mumbai-based Essar Steel's acquisition of Dudley-based Servosteel earlier this year were a sign of things to come.
Others that made the cut are Voltamp Transformers, Hindustan Dorr-Oliver, KSB Pumps and Gujarat Alkalies .
"Anything coated with it would not only be stain resistant, it would be protected from anything water-soluble." This superhydrophobicity holds at all pH levels, so anything coated with it would be protected from even the strongest acids and alkalies.