Hydrochloric acid is an aqueous solution of hydrogen chloride gas and is very soluble in water. It is the main component of gastric acid which is acid produced by the stomach naturally. Hydrochloric acid is produced synthetically for various industrial and commercial applications by the hydrochloric acid manufacturer in India.
All industrial workers are advised to wear protective equipment such as vapor respirators, rubber gloves, splash goggles, and face shields. Plastic containers made of PVC are used to store hydrochloric acid as metal containers can’t be used due to the corrosive nature of hydrochloric acid. OMAL is the leading hydrochloric acid manufacturer in India with all premium quality products.
Uses of Hydrochloric acid
There are various applications of hydrochloric acid which are discussed below-
- Used to process steel for buildings and the construction industry
- Used in the chemical industry for the production of vinyl chloride
- Used in household cleaners
- Pool maintenance
- Food manufacturing
The quality of the concentrated hydrochloric acid produced by our expert team is what attracts the customer all across the globe making OMAL, the top hydrochloric acid manufacturer in India.
Frequently asked questions about Hydrochloric acid
Is Hydrochloric acid harmful to humans?
Hydrochloric acid is also known as HCl is a clear, poisonous liquid. It is highly corrosive that can cause damage to tissues such as burning on contact.
What does hydrochloric acid do to the skin?
Skin exposure to low concentrations of hydrochloric acid or hydrogen chlorine gas can cause erythema or inflammation of the skin whereas skin exposure to the high concentrated hydrochloric acid causes severe chemical burns to the skin or mucous membrane.
Can hydrochloric acid make wrinkles worse?
Hydrochloric acid makes wrinkles worse if used incorrectly like on dry skin without use of moisturizers. Hydrochloric acid leaves skin drier and makes skin more prone to ageing.