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JustineH

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How does muriatic acid kill mould spores?
« on: 20/02/2008 00:37:57 »
In layman terms can someone explain how Muriatic Acid kills mould spores.
Or does it?  And if not, why not.
« Last Edit: 08/04/2008 08:10:14 by chris »

drewsk404

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How does muriatic acid kill mould spores?
« Reply #1 on: 25/04/2008 02:07:52 »
muriatic acid is hydrochloric acid, and will change the structure of just about anything it comes in contact with if the concentration is high enough. so sure, it'll kill mold.

JustineH

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How does muriatic acid kill mould spores?
« Reply #2 on: 25/04/2008 02:36:40 »
I also wonder how mold and rust are related?  Why the presence of mold on metal causes it to corrode? 

 

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