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where [k.sub.3] is the primary ionization constant of carbonic acid and T is the absolute temperature.
This carbonic acid will continue to dissociate hydrogen, creating new deprotonated species of carbonic acid, as seen in the following equation:
It will capture CO2 from Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation's (MCC) Mizushima Plant, and feed it to Nippon Ekitan's new liquefied carbonic acid gas production facility.
"By using carbonic acid as a conducting solution, this allowed us to delaminate the graphene from the copper substrate.
The bicarbonate buffer system, which is the main body buffer, neutralizes a large part of the fixed produced or ingested acids, while producing carbonic acid. Remaining fixed acids are removed from the body by the kidneys and excreted in the urine, while volatile acids produced by metabolic processes and the bicarbonate buffer system are eliminated via the lungs."
The molecule of bicarbonate in turn binds hydrogen converting into carbonic acid with its subsequent dissociation into carbon dioxide and water.
Carbonic acid (H2CO3) is a good example of a weak acid, which does not readily associate.
Carbonic acid makes calcium unavailable for building shells or skeletons posing a threat to oysters, clams, lobsters and even plankton, the building block for the underwater food chain.
The ecosystem is correlated with a number of chemical reactions resultantly, carbon dioxide (CO2) is produced in abundant quantity which is the main source of global warming and is also responsible for changing the agriculture scenario whereas CO2in combination with atmospheric water produces carbonic acid. This acidic reaction with other gasses like NO2and SO2is producing nitric and sulfur oxides.
We can't see this massive amount of carbon dioxide that's going into the ocean, but it dissolves in seawater as carbonic acid, changing the water's chemistry at a rate faster than seen for millions of years.
The carbonic acid must convert to carbon dioxide and water before any of the above circumstances change.