The problem to burn strong acid with strong base
The burning of strong acid with string base causes serious harm to the human body, mass and tissues.
The strong acids always try to deprotonate and it usually burn the skin or tissue of a human body on contact. Similarly the strong bases always attract the acid to get neutralise. On contact of these two the reaction happens to form a salt and water as shown below with lots of heat energy in terms of enthalpy (ΔH).
i) The reaction between strong acid like HCl and strong base like NHO and water on reaction with enthalpy (ΔH) -58 KJ/mol
ii) The reaction between strong acid like H2SO4and strong base like KOH forms K2SO4and water on reaction with enthalpy (ΔH) -55.9 KJ/mol
Thus the reaction of strong acid with strong base forms a lot of heat and if the reaction occurs at high temperature i.e. in burning condition it will explosive.
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