Uses of Ethanoic Acid?

Answer Ethanoic acid, more commonly known as acetic acid, has a chemical formula of CH3COOH. It is the ingredient which gives vinegar its characteristic flavor and acidity. Acetic acid may be best known a... Read More »

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Is GC tooth mousse safe for regular use since it contains phosphoric acid. would the acid corrode your teeth?

It is safe; don't contain phosphoric acid but some phosphates.

Is carbon dioxide released in fermentation of pyruvic acid to lactic acid?

In lactic acid fermentation, the pyruvic acid molecules produced from glucose by glycolysis is converted into lactic acid without production of carbon dioxide. By contrast, alcohol fermentation pro... Read More »

What Happens to Pyruvic Acid Before Entering the Citric Acid Cycle?

Glycolysis is a series of reactions that result in the breakdown of the sugar glucose and is part of the cellular respiration process; whereby glucose is ultimately converted into usable forms of e... Read More »

Can the isomerization of sulfuric acid yield fumaric acid?

Substances which have the same chemical formula but a different arrangement of atoms are called isomers. Fumaric acid is not an isomer of sulfuric acid, since the two substances have different chem... Read More »