Properties of Alkalines Used in Batteries?

Answer In the 1950s, alkaline batteries were invented, using potassium hydroxide as the primary alkaline ingredient. Since then, many millions of these batteries, both disposable and rechargeable, have be... Read More »

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How to Test the pH in Dilutions of Acids & Alkalines?

pH is a measure of the concentration of hydrogen (hydronium) ions in a solution. Acids like vinegar are substances that donate hydrogen ions to water, while bases like ammonia take them. Since pH i... Read More »

The Properties of Gases Used in Shock Absorbers?

Gas-filled shock absorbers came to market to address a major shortcoming of conventional shock absorbers. Shocks dampen the motion of wheels and body as the car travels over bumps in the road, usin... Read More »

The Medicinal Properties of Peppermint Oil Used Topically?

The peppermint plant is a hybrid of water mint and spearmint, and its cultivation and medicinal use date back hundreds of years. Peppermint oil, extracted from the stem, leaves and flowers of the p... Read More »

Recycle used batteries?

Unfortunately no, they do not and expect people to dispose of them correctly in the interest of the environment ,some collection depots even charge you to dispose of acid cell batteries.