Are bases corrosive in nature?

Asked by  | 17th Jul, 2008, 07:58: PM

Expert Answer:

Soap are sodium salt of fatty acids .

When it dissolve in water it gives acid and base ,so due to formation of acid it is corrosive to eyes,and eyes are more sensitive than skin.

Answered by  | 18th Jul, 2008, 07:04: PM

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