Sulphuric Acid is a mineral acid composed of the elements sulfur, oxygen and hydrogen, with molecular formula H2SO4. It is a colourless and viscous liquid that is soluble in water and is synthesized in reactions that are highly exothermic. It is used to make fertilisers and other chemicals, in petroleum refining, iron and steel production, water treatment and many other applications.
|Molar Weight||98.079 g/mol|
|Specific Gravity||1.8302 g/cm3|
Synonyms: Hydrogen Sulfate, Battery Acid, Sulfuric Acid, Oil of Vitriol
Chemical Formula: H2SO4
CAS Number: 7664-93-9