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mixing acid with alkaline

Question asked by Chris Roberts on Oct 26, 2018
Latest reply on Nov 9, 2018 by Chris Roberts

I am making a mix with the following ratios

water 1200 litres

Phosphoric acid 250 litres

potassium hydroxide 360 kgs


When I add the hydroxde to the acid water it give off a violent reaction and heats up.

Initially adding the hydroxide the reaction is muted. but the more I add the more violent the result.

Is there any way of mixing this mix to lessen the reaction?