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Can i you use caustic potash flake as a neutralize on a large amount of spilled car battery acid?

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2007-08-27 16:24:46

To neutralize a strong acid you need a weak alkali. You've done

enough damage, so I would stay away from anything that says caustic

on it or you're going to end up blind or gassed. Try a box of

Bicarbonate of Soda first. Or just slam it with buckets of water

and dilute it.

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