potassium hydroxide

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Synonyms for potassium hydroxide

a potassium compound often used in agriculture and industry

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Evonik will take the new plant's potassium hydroxide solution for commercialization and processing at its own site in Liilsdorf, which is where it processes potassium hydroxide solution into various products, including potassium carbonate (potash).
The membrane electrolysis facility in Ibbenburen is to have a nominal annual capacity of approximately 130,000 metric tons of potassium hydroxide solution - and a nominal annual capacity of approximately 82,000 metric tons of chlorine.
Vicente et al (2011) selected commonly used homogenous catalysts biodiesel production which was sodium methoxide, potassium methoxide, sodium hydroxide and potassium hydroxide.
This new kids' beverage claims to be "A Big Wave of Nutrition" -- with antioxidants, vitamins, electrolytes, and fiber, it sounds great, but we have to say that no parent should be fooled by the claim that it contains "half the sugar of apple juice" (and with ingredients like potassium hydroxide, we'll run to the apple juice shelf instead).
Potassium hydroxide and patch test results are negative.
Microbiologic examination on a 10% potassium hydroxide mount identified epithelial cells invaded by broad aseptate hyphae.
But the fault was quickly fixed and a leak of potassium hydroxide isolated.
All patients had baseline nail involvement of 20%60%, and potassium hydroxide (KOH)-positive mycology.
The water was spiked to 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 pH levels utilizing sodium hydroxide and repeated using potassium hydroxide.
The MSDS (which I didn't read) lists potassium hydroxide as "highly corrosive" and "a severe poison.
For one thing, the battery cells contain potassium hydroxide, which is highly corrosive and can be damaging to living tissue, Thompson says.
The high-energy laser will be fueled by the same chemicals found in hair bleach and Drano, respectively - hydrogen peroxide and potassium hydroxide.
Annual capacity is just less than 40,000 metric tons of potassium hydroxide (KOH), including a 15,000 metric-ton flake production facility.
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