Chemical Entity Data Page

Ca(OH)2(aq)
Calcium hydroxide, saturated soution
Lime water
Milk of lime
Ca
1
H
2
O
2
  
 
Real, long lived, electronically neutral reagent chemical.

Gram formula weight (molecular mass) = 74.092


Reacts with carbon dioxide in the air.Calcium hydroxide solution “should” be strongly alkaline, but the low solubility of calcium hydroxide stops the solution having a very high pH.
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Lime water
is defined with respect to the entities below:
The entities below are defined with respect to:
Lime water
Calcium hydroxide


Homogeneous mixture (generic)


Strong base (AS/A2 generic)


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