What is it?
Sulphuric Acid, H2SO4, is commonly referred to as Oil of Vitriol or Brimstone Acid, and can be described as a clear water white solution. It is a strong mineral acid and is soluble in water at all concentrations.
Where is it applied?
On a world scale, Sulphuric Acid is produced in greater amounts than any other chemical, besides water. It can be applied in a number of industries, namely:
- Agriculture - Production of Superphosphate
- Mining - Heap Leaching
- Chemical - Manufacture of numerous compounds
- Batteries - As an electrolyte
- Wastewater Processing