Lithium hydroxide absorbs carbon dioxide forming lithium carbonate and water.
2LiOH + CO2 → Li2CO3 + H2O
If a reaction vessel contains 0.15 moles of LiOH and 0.08 moles CO 2, which compound is the limiting reagent?
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