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Re: Potassium permanganata

JOlson8590 at aol_com wrote:
> I would give you the caution statement for DiHydrogen Oxide, but I fear that
> might be interpreted as disparaging your giving us the MSDS for Potassium
> Permanganate, and I certainly do not wish to do that.

I have heard of water described that way before, but it always seemed to
be unnatural. Wouldn't it be more correct to say hydrogen hydroxide?
After all, acid-base theory would have that water is really a collection
of roughly equal parts of H+ and OH- ions...no?

Jerry Baker