Is ethanol and acid or alkaline?

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Is ammonium salts acidic or alkaline?

im not very sure but as it reacts with(neutralises) Lime(alkaline), im guessing they're mostly acidic. Correct me if im wrong. thanks.

Are pine nuts alkaline or acid?

They may be alkaline, but some online sources claim that pine nuts are acid-forming during digestion.

What are alkaline and acidic substances?

Alkaline substances have a pH greater than 7. Cleaning products are alkaline, soap, detergent... Acidic substances have a pH less than 7. Oranges, lemons, fruit, yoghurt, vinegar, anything with the word acid attached to it are acidic.

Is cola acidic or alkaline?

Acidic. Cola (and all other carbonated drinks) contains carbonic acid formed as carbon dioxide is dissolved in the water solution. H20 + CO2 --> H2CO3 (carbonic acid)

Is yogurt alkaline or acidic?

PLAIN yogurt with no fruit, sugar, or sweetener added has a pH of around 4. So it is a little acidic BUT the way it processes in your body, because of the live cultures, it changes pH during digestion (ONLY PLAIN YOGURT) - kind of like lemon or RAW apple cider vinegar. I always add fresh lemon juice ( Full Answer )

Is a bee sting acid or alkaline?

A bee sting is acid, a wasp sting is alkaline, that's why you should put bicarbonate of soda on a bee sting and vinegar or lemon juice on a wasp's if you want to neutralize it and take away the pain.

Word equation for acid alkaline?

acid + alkaline ----> salt + water. e.g. sulphuric acid + sodium hydroxide ----> sodium sulphate + water

Is vinegar a acid or alkaline or neutral?

Vinegar is an acid. With a Ph of 4. If the pH is below 7, it is an acid, if it is above 7 it is an alkaline, if the pH is 7, then it is neutral. I hope that helps!

Is wine acidic or alkaline?

Wine is acidic. The main contributor to its acidity is acetic acid. Ethanol (aka ethyl alcohol, grain alcohol, drinking alcohol) breaks down (oxidizes) into acetaldehyde and then further into acetic acid (aka vinegar). The acetic acid is always present in small concentrations and over time oxidati ( Full Answer )

Is shampoo acidic or alkaline?

shampoo is alkaline, because it eats away the grease in your hair, shampoo is very alkaline so therfore it is very corrosive

Is sandy soil acid or alkaline?

Soils with alkaline and neutral pHs have more calcium present. Water drains quickly through sandy soils. So sandy soils quickly lose their calcium content, because of this leaching. And so they tend towards the acidic ranges of soil pH.

Is soap alkaline or acidic?

soap is alkaline in nature because the main compound is NaOH which is a base.

Is diluted ammonia acid or alkaline?

It is basic as ammonia (NH 3 ) accepts an proton to form NH 4 + Acids give away protons and bases give hydroxyl ions

Is water acidic or alkaline?

Pure water is neither acid nor alkaline: it is (essentially) neutral pH= 7.0 (at 25 o C). Municipal tap water is normally very slightly lakaline (pH=8), sometimes 'natural source' water are slightly acidic (pH=5 to 6) depending on well, river, lake or ground conditions. When you add acid, p ( Full Answer )

Is lemon acidic or alkaline?

A Lemon is acidic, in it's natural form. Lemon juice is about 5% Citric Acid, hence the flavour.

Is Epsom salt acidic or alkaline?

Epsom salt is a salt. It is a byproduct of neutralization, where an acid and a alkaline is put together and neutralized. The byproduct of this chemical reaction is a salt. Therefore it should normally have a pH of 0, making it neither an acid nor an alkaline

Is hydroxide acidic or alkaline?

its alkaline, alot of people tend to get mixed up with this due to the reactivity. Its an base(alkaline) and a alkali since it desolves in water all hydroxides are the same and end in OH mj

Is milk an acid alkaline or neutral?

It is acidic. Answer . Right. Milk is an acid, although it is barely above the neutral mark. Most people confuse milk as a base for some reason but it's really considered an acid.

Is citric acid an alkaline?

No. The clue is in the name. Citric acid is a weak triprotic carboxylic acid, i.e. it has three protons available for dissociation. Because it is an acid, in the same way as vinegar it is readily neutralised by alkaline substances such as sodium bicarbonate.

What is the reaction when a acid reacts with an alkaline?

The reaction between an acid and an alkali is called neutralization. Essentially the hydronium ion of the acid (H+) reacts with the hydroxyl ion of the base (OH-) to form water, a neutral compound.

Is rain acidic or alkaline?

Unpolluted rain should be neutral but many pollutants are acidic (oxides, dioxides and trioxides of Sulphur and Nitrogen in particular). These can become dissolved in rainwater it cause it to become acidic.

What is acidity and alkalinity?

Acidity and alkalinity are terms used to describe the concentration of hydrogen ion (H + ) in a solution. It is measured with the pH scale, a set of values usually given as 1 to 14 where 1 is very acidic, 7 in neutral, and 14 is very alkaline. The numbers are the negative log of the H + ion's mole ( Full Answer )

Are acidic and alkaline both alkaline?

No, an acid is an acid and an alkaline is alkaline. They are essentially opposites and will react with one another. The product depends on the specific reactants

Is well water acid or alkaline?

That depends where it comes from. Take a sample for test for your own safety. That depends where it comes from. Take a sample for test for your own safety.

What is acid or alkaline mean?

Acidic means that a substance has a low PH value, and alkaline means that it is basic, or has a high PH.

Is loam acidic or alkaline?

It is generally somewhat acidic but it depends on the geology and climate. In deserts, you often get poor drainage and most of the water comes from below. That tends to make it alkaline. Where there is much organic mater and good drainage and plentiful rain, it tends to be somewhat acidic..

Are chillies acidic or alkaline?

The answer is chiles are alkalinic for your body, but the burn, heat or spicy quality is caused by a fatty acid known as capsaicin. And, that is acidic.

Is humic acid acidic or alkaline?

Humic acid pH 4-6 ,week acidic ,lower activity .when mixed with KOH or NaOH,after reaction they will become Humic acid salt that is to say humte, is soluble in water.more details at the related link.

Is cocoa acidic or alkaline?

The Commonly used cocoa is acid forming since it is processed and has dry milk with it. Milk is high in protein and phosphorus which is acid forming. Unsweetened Cocoa is Alkalizing because it is high in Magnesium and Potassium.

Is the compound HCl an acid or alkaline?

HCL is a gas formed by a hydrogen atom and a chlorine atom. In contact with humidity in the air, it turns into a Hydrochloric acid. Because of its shared formula with the hydrochloric acid, there are many misleading explanations stating that HCL is the hydrochloric acid.(but it is actually a compoun ( Full Answer )

Is ethanol acid an organic acid?

If you mean ethanoic acid then yes. Ethanol is organic but it is generally not considered an acid.

Is uric acid alkaline or acidic?

Acidic. It forms a tautomer in which the oxygen atoms bond with the H atoms of the NH in the ring. The hydrogen atoms can then be easily donated. Under the Bronsted-Lowry theory of acids and bases, a hydrogen donor is classified as an acid.

Is calcium citrate alkaline or acidic?

If you take mineral supplements, opt for the citrate form, such as calcium citrate and magnesium citrate. The body can convert citrate to bicarbonate, which promotes an alkaline pH. In one study, potassium citrate supplements protected against calcium losses, even when people ate a high-salt diet. A ( Full Answer )

Is bubble bath an alkaline or acid?

It can be either depending on what ingredients are used. Generally, a bubble bath should have a pH of 7 or slightly lower, meaning neutral or slightly acidic which is gentler on the skin and hair as well as better for cleaning (i.e. dissolving) purposes.

Is a base an acid or alkaline?

Alkaline. A base is very different from an acid: in fact, it's the very opposite. on the pH scale, a base has a pH of anywhere between 8 and 14, while an acid has a pH of less than 7. 7 is water, which is neutral. there's a lot more complicated things to it, but I think I've answered the question. ^ ( Full Answer )

What is used to measure acidity or alkalinity?

There are many popular indicators in chemistry for measuring the pH (or pOH) level of a substance, and they are referred to collectively as pH tests. A litmus test is among the more popular of the tests and is usually used in the form of a strip of paper which functions as a dipstick. The paper ( ( Full Answer )

Is a caustic solution alkaline or acidic?

It can be either. Two examples would be: Caustic soda (Sodium Hydroxide), which is very alkaline. Caustic potash (Potassium Hydroxide), which is very acidic.

Is Peat Soil acid or alkaline?

most probably is acid...as we know peat soil contents high of organic materials....organic materials consist of Carbon Hydrogen Oxygen...most of these atom can be found in organic compound known as organic acid for example CH3OOCH3

Is calcium acid or alkaline or neutral?

None. Calcium is an element. Acids contain H+ ions, eg, sodium chloride. (NaCl2) Alkalis contain OH- ions, eg, sodium hydroxide. (NaOH)

Is decaf coffee acidic or alkaline?

Coffee is acidic and decaf coffee is even more so. However, you can soften the blow a bit by adding a half teaspoon of baking soda....and it tastes ok!

Is fruit salt acidic or alkaline?

Fruit salt is primaily a combination of citric acid and baking soda, and is often used as an antacid. It's alkaline

Is perfume an acid or an alkaline?

Most of the perfumes are neutral solutions. Although there are particular perfumes which are either acidic or basic with respect to their active ingredients.

Are batteries acidic or alkaline?

There are acidic batteries and alkaline batteries. For example, car batteries are acidic and pen torch batteries are alkaline.