How is acidity measured?

Answer Health professionals, biologists and food processors measure acidity to monitor optimum conditions for living organisms. The right acid level plays into numerous industrial uses, from cleaning to e... Read More »

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How to Get Rid of Acidity?

Stomach acid isn't a bad thing as long as there isn't too much. A lot of times when your stomach hurts, it's because there isn't enough acid in your stomach to help digest all the food you've eaten... Read More »

How to Test for Acidity?

In aqueous (water-based) solution, acidity is defined as pH below seven. Several methods can reveal presence, and extent, of acidic character. Titrations, indicator paper and digital pH meters can ... Read More »

Causes of Acidity?

Acidity, also known as acidosis, occurs when the body's natural pH balance becomes overly acidic. For optimal health, the human body must maintain a pH balance that is just over seven on the pH sca... Read More »

How do you measure the acidity of soil?

This is done with a pH ["potential of Hydrogen"] meter available from gardening shops and the garden section of supermarkets. A pH of 7 is neutral, acid soils are less than 7, while alkaline soils ... Read More »