citric citric  /ˈsɪ trɪk/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or related to citric acid

News

  1. Wednesday afternoon Montana news headlines

    MISSOULA - Officials say that several thousand gallons of chemicals spilled overnight at Spectrum Products in Missoula, prompting a hazardous materials response. Numerous agencies are on the scene of the incident, where between 5,000 and 7,000 gallons of citric, phosphoric and sulfuric acids spilled out after a valve was accidentally left open overnight.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KPAX Missoula

  2. Hazmat crews called to Missoula-area acid spill

    According to Missoula authorities, an estimated 5,000 gallons of diluted acid flooded Spectrum Products' warehouse in Missoula overnight. Hazmat crews used "kitty-litter type" material to contain what responders called a diluted mixture of sulfuric, phosphoric and citric acid.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KECI Missoula

  3. Do just one thing: Use sodas to polish silver jewelry

    The citric acid in soda, along with the bubbling carbonation, helps to remove tarnish, dirt and oil buildup.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: The Oregonian

Quotes

  • "Rotten butter is butyric acid as orange juice is citric acid ...... beer is more acidic," Watson told The Associated Press by satellite phone from his ship. "Our tactics are designed to not hurt anybody, so we make the deck as slippery as...
    on Dec 26, 2008 By: Paul Watson Source: FOXNews

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