This prejudice has now been entirely overcome and most of the caustic soda used in this country is manufactured here.
The strong bases, like lye and caustic soda, are also called alkalies.
Converting a pussyfoot into liquid measure with caustic soda water.
The whole is then placed into a 5% solution of caustic soda.
If a person swallows lye or caustic soda, he should immediately drink as much vegetable oil or animal oil as possible.
The presence of the caustic soda helped the forming of the emulsion.
To this fat is added some caustic soda solution and the whole is kept boiling for some considerable time.
The caustic soda should be dissolved in water so as to make a concentrated solution of specific gravity 1300.
The well-known water-glass is a silicate of soda or potash dissolved in free or caustic soda, or potash.
The plates were then washed in water, and later in 10% solution of caustic soda.
caustic soda n.
See sodium hydroxide.