1). what is the mode of reaction of an acid buffer. 2) make list of industrial applications of buffers with clear explanation. (industrial application of buffer with clarification)

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1). what is the mode of reaction of an acid buffer.

2) make list of industrial applications of buffers with clear explanation. (industrial application of buffer with clarification)

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David answered on Dec 20 2021
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Running head BUFFER SOLUTION: ACTION AND APPLICATIONS
Buffer Solution: Action and Applications


Buffer Solution
Solutions which resist any change in pH after addition of acid or base are known as; buffer
solutions. (Baylor, 1994)
Types of Buffers
These are of mainly two types:
1. Acidic buffer
2. Basic buffer (Aldrich, 1958)
Mechanism of Buffer action
The buffering action of buffer solutions might be defined on the basis of “Bronsted-Lowry
concept” of acids and bases. For instance; action of an acid buffer may be described in the
following way:
Action of an Acid buffer
An acid buffer is composed of weak acid and salt of weak acid and a strong base for example;
we may take a mixture of ethanoic acid and sodium ethanoate. Ethanoic acid...
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