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Rubbing alcohol is usually isopropyl alcohol

Vinegar is acetic acid

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What is stronger rubbing alcohol vinegar or peanut butter?

Alcohol vinegar.

Can you mix rubbing alcohol with water and vinegar and baking soda?

I know for a fact that you can mix rubbing alcohol and water, as most rubbing alcohol is a water and isopropyl alcohol solution, but when you mix vinegar and backing soda a gas is produced, so it probably wouldn't mix that well.

Can you mix vinegar and rubbing alcohol?


What happens when you mix rubbing alcohol and vinegar?

you get A BABY

Is rubbing alcohol different from drinking alcohol?

Very much so. Drinking alcohol is called ethanol. Isopropyl alcohol (rubbing alcohol) on the other hand is very hazardous if consumed. DO NOT try to drink rubbing alcohol.

What is the IUPAC name of rubbing alcohol?

Rubbing alcohol is mixture with different compositions; rubbing alcohol can contain isopropyl alcohol or ethanol plus methanol, coloring and odorous substances etc.

Is there anything to stop fleas biting you?

try rubbing vinegar on youself or rubbing alcohol also calamine lotion helps relieve the itch

What liquid removes permanent marker the best alcohol vinegar nail polish remover or water?

when you have rubbing alcohol with 91% more alcohol, distilled white vinegar, and water the distilled white vinegar wins for some reason but I'm guessing if acetone removes permanent marker then get an acetone nail polish remover and try that and vinegar an alcohol.

Does vinegar water work at killing lice on furniture?

Yes it does. works just as good as the mixture on your hair. Vinegar, rubbing alcohol and water.

What are the 5 examples of a manufactured solution?

Examples: rubbing alcohol, beer, liquid detergent, vinegar, gasoline.

Why does brown sugar dissolve faster in water than in vinegar or rubbing alcohol?

Sucrose and water are both polar molecules.

What is different between rubbing alcohol and isoprolhyt alcohol?

They're the same (isopropyl alcohol), generally speaking. Although there might be another "alcohol" compound that also goes by the name "rubbing alcohol".

Does rubbing alcohol have acetone in it?

No, rubbing alcohol has oil and isopropyl alcohol in it.

What are the ingredients in isopropryl rubbing alcohol?

There are different types of isopropyl rubbing alcohol. You have to understand that there are different proofs of alcohol. An alcohol proof is defined as twice the percentage of alcohol volume. So depending on what proof your rubbing alcohol is ingredients could possibly change. Now to answer you question, the most common type of rubbing alcohol is the 70% isopropyl rubbing alcohol. INGREDIENTS INCLUDE: -isopropyl alcohol 70% proof -trace amounts of multiple minerals that are so small they don even matter

What can clean oil off skin if you have no soap?

rubbing alcohol, baking soda, vinegar, coke may work.

What are some examples of manufactured or proceed solutions?

Examples: vinegar, beer, rubbing alcohol, wine, gasoline.

Is propylene glycol in rubbing alcohol?

Rubbing alcohol is usually 2-propanol and water. Propylene glycol is 1,2-propanediol, a different compound.

Are dry gas and rubbing alcohol the same?

No, they are different.

What are other names for rubbing alcohol?

Rubbing Alcohol is a term that is not used to refer specifically to a particular type of alcohol. In common language, it can be used to stand for: Denatured Alcohol, Denaturized Alcohol, Isopropyl Alcohol, and Isopropanol. In addition, it is also sometimes applied to Ethanol, or Ethyl Alcohol. There are different formulas used in commercial Rubbing Alcohol and in some countries, as in the US, a specific formula is mandated for products sold under the label of "Rubbing Alcohol".

What is the solvent of alcohol rubbing?

Rubbing alcohol may contain methanol, ethanol, isopropanol, water, a dye, etc.; the recipe is different for each manufacturer.

What is the shelf life of an open bottle of rubbing alcohol?

Rubbing alcohol is a very useful first aid product. It can be used for many different things. The shelf life of an open bottle of rubbing alcohol is usually a year, but check the use by date.

Can you drink rubbing alcohol as an internal disinfectant?

Do NOT Drink Rubbing Alcohol It can cause blindness. Rubbing alcohol is "isopropyl" alcohol, not the same chemical as grain alcohol, ("ethyl" alcohol). Don't drink it! Rubbing alcohol is POISONOUS to drink!

What do you get when you mix rubbing alcohol and water?

Basically you get weaker rubbing alcohol. Rubbing alcohol is already a mixture of water and isopropyl alcohol.

What is rubbing alcohol made out of?

It is a mixture of denatured alcohol, water and agents added to make the alcohol unpalatable to drink and sometimes colorants. There are two common types of rubbing alcohol, Isopropyl Rubbing Alcohol and Ethyl Alcohol Rubbing Alcohol.

What is an example of a pungent odor?

Acetic acid (vinegar), ammonia, acetone (nail polish remover), rubbing alcohol, and garlic all have pungent odors.