What is the density of potassium hydroxide?

Answer The density of potassium hydroxide (KOH) in solid form at room temperature (i.e., about 20 degrees C) is 2.044 g per cubic centimeter. The density of KOH in solution varies according to the concent... Read More »

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Where does potassium hydroxide come from?

Potassium hydroxide is a chemical compound used in a variety of different materials including fertilizers, soaps and fabric dyes. It is obtained through the electrolysis of a solution made from pot... Read More »

What does potassium hydroxide weigh?

Potassium hydroxide (KOH) has a specific molecular weight of 56.11. Of that weight, potassium (K) accounts for 39.10. Oxygen (O) has a molecular weight of 16.00 and hydrogen (H) has a molecular w... Read More »

How do I clean with potassium hydroxide?

All-purpose CleanerUse an oil soap or to clean many surfaces in your home, especially wood. Dilute the oil soap using 1/4 to 1/2 cup per gallon of hot water, and use the solution as mop water. Mop ... Read More »

Why is potassium hydroxide strong?

KOH is what we call a strong base. It's strong because it has a very basic pH, meaning that the pH is way above 7 (around 14) In addition: KOH is a strong base because in water it dissociates com... Read More »