magnesium acetate

magnesium acetate

[mag′nē·zē·əm ′as·ə‚tāt]
(organic chemistry)
Mg(OOCCH3)2·4H2 O or Mg(OOCCH3)2 A compound forming colorless crystals that are soluble in water and melt at 80°C; used in textile printing, in medicine as an antiseptic, and as a deodorant.
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After adding an electrolyte solution of calcium, magnesium acetate, and sodium bicarbonate, the regenerated dialysate travels back to the dialyzer.
Deicer may include any of the following chemicals: Calcium chloride, calcium, magnesium acetate, magnesium chloride, potassium chloride, sodium chloride, or other liquids used for deicing.
Uses magnesium, calcium, or potassium chloride or calcium magnesium acetate
If you must resort to a chemical de-icer, the least harmful products contain calcium magnesium acetate or potassium chloride rather than sodium chloride or rock salt.
Road deicers like calcium magnesium acetate, which is a biodegradable material made from limestone and acetic acid, is an alternative to more traditional salt and sand products that impact the soil and water.
The most widely used chemicals for anti-icing/deicing include sodium chloride, calcium chloride, magnesium chloride, potassium acetate, and calcium magnesium acetate.
Jeff Lankston, head of the city's snow and ice removal team, told the council that chemicals such as calcium magnesium acetate effectively prevent ice and snow from forming or bonding to road surfaces - potentially creating safer roadways while sparing city crews the arduous task of applying and later removing sand from icy streets.
Using electrochemical impedance spectroscopy, Bertocci evaluated calcium magnesium acetate and other commercial passivators and sodium chloride solutions.