There's sodium in my water?

Answer Sodium is the main electrolyte found in extracellular fluid and is involved in fluid balance and blood pressure control.

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What is the pH of sodium carbonate in water?

Sodium carbonate (soda ash) is most commonly used as a water softener. When dissolved in water, the solution (depending on the amount of sodium carbonate and water present) can have a pH ranging fr... Read More »

How much sodium hydroxide do you add to water for an HHO generator?

HHO generators, also known as hydrogen generators, convert water into fuel through the use of electrolysis, creating something called Brown's gas or oxyhydrogen (HHO). The amount of sodium hydroxid... Read More »

Does sodium make you have water retention?

On One Hand: Yes it doesSodium increases water retention in animals, including humans. This is the reason that salt tablets are standard desert survival gear. It's also the reason why salty foods m... Read More »

Sodium Vs. Potassium in a Water Softener?

Water softeners are used in areas where the groundwater is considered hard. Hard water has more minerals, especially calcium and magnesium, than soft water. Hard water reduces the effectiveness of ... Read More »