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Hydrochloric Acid

  1. Severin Austin1,
  2. Arndt Glowacki2

Published Online: 15 JUN 2000

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.a13_283

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Austin, S. and Glowacki, A. 2000. Hydrochloric Acid. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Hüls Aktiengesellschaft, Marl, Federal Republic of Germany

  2. 2

    Hüls Aktiengesellschaft, Marl, Federal Republic of Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JUN 2000

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Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Introduction
2.Properties
2.1.Physical Properties
2.2.Chemical Properties
2.3.The HCl-H2O System
3.Production
3.1.Methods of Preparation
3.2.Industrial Production
3.2.1.From Hydrogen and Chlorine
3.2.2.Reaction of Metal Chlorides with Sulfuric Acid
3.2.3.Recovery as a Chlorination Byproduct
3.2.4.Recovery from Waste Incineration
3.3.Purification
4.Quality Specifications
5.Storage and Transportation
6.Uses and Economic Aspects
7.Toxicology and Occupational Health