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Lakes that have been acidified by acid rain (HNO3 and H2SO4) can be neutralized by a process called liming, in which limestone (CaCO3 ) is added to the acidified water.
What mass of limestone (in kg) would be required to completely neutralize a 15.3 billion-liter lake that is 1.8×10−5 M in H2SO4 and 8.8×10−6 M in HNO3 ?
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