Why does acid prevent the growth of bacteria?

Asked by  | 10th Sep, 2010, 12:00: AM

Expert Answer:

everyorganism require certain pH to survive. thus when acid reacts with bacteria its Ph decreases hence it does not survive. this way acid prevent the growth of bacteria.

Answered by  | 11th Sep, 2010, 03:24: AM

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