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Name: Melissa J.
Status: student
Age: 17
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Date: 2000


Question:
Hello, my name is Melissa. I have a chemistry question I hope you can answer. Does carbonation have anything to do with acidity in soda pop?


Replies:
Yes, it does

CO2 + H2O < ---- > H+ + HCO3-

The higher the concentration of CO2 dissolved in the water, the higher the H+ concentration is (the lower the pH or more acid)...

Don Yee



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