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Best non-effervescent acid neutralizer
« on: June 01, 2019, 02:53:01 AM »
I'm currently dealing with an experiment that includes iron ions in acidic solutions. Baking soda works as usual except that the iron decides to foam up with the baking soda, creating a nice column of foam that gets everywhere during clean up. Any suggestions on any neutralizers that won't cause bubbling?

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Re: Best non-effervescent acid neutralizer
« Reply #1 on: June 03, 2019, 03:17:27 PM »
Baking soda plus acid will make the foam. What exactly are you trying to do? Can you not use baking soda?
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