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Offline cotner

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Ammonia and Water
« on: December 14, 2012, 04:30:50 PM »
I have and issue with Ammonia and water absorption, I know that water can absorb roughly 2 lbs. of ammonia for every gallon of water.
Common sense say the your volume will increase dramatically but I have seen 5 lbs. of ammonia dumped into five gallons of water and never run over a five gallon bucket.
The question is how much does the volume change if you take 25000 lbs. of Ammonia and add it to 25000 gallons of water?

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Re: Ammonia and Water
« Reply #1 on: December 14, 2012, 05:20:58 PM »
Why don't you use density tables to calculate the exact change in the volume?
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