What is Sodium hydroxide?

 Sodium hydroxide (NaOH), aswell accepted as lye and abrasive soda,is an asleep compound. It is a white solid and awful abrasive brownish abject and acrid acrid which is accessible in pellets, flakes, granules, and as able solutions at a amount of altered concentrations.Sodium hydroxide forms an about 50% (by weight) saturated band-aid with water. Sodium hydroxide is acrid in water, booze and methanol. This acrid is aqueous and readily absorbs damp and carbon dioxide in air. Sodium hydroxide is acclimated in abounding industries, mostly as a able actinic abject in the accomplish of lurid and paper, textiles, bubbler water, soaps and detergents and as a cesspool cleaner.  fa