Cl- and NaCl

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Malik Oda 1F
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Cl- and NaCl

Postby Malik Oda 1F » Tue Dec 03, 2019 3:03 pm

Why don't Cl- and NaCl affect pH?

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Re: Cl- and NaCl

Postby 005391550 » Tue Dec 03, 2019 3:04 pm

Because Cl- is a stable ion. When HCl dissociates, Cl- is a stable anion and a really weak conjugate base to the strong acid.

Camellia Liu 1J
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Re: Cl- and NaCl

Postby Camellia Liu 1J » Tue Dec 03, 2019 5:55 pm

NaCl is neutral in nature, therefore, it doesn't affect the pH.


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