Car battery acid consists of 30 to 50 percent sulfuric acid in water with a mole fraction of 29 percent sulfuric acid. The density of the acid is about 1.25 kilograms per liter, and the pH level is about 0.8. More »

People can sell their used car batteries to auto shops or car parts stores in their area that are willing to buy them. It's best to call around to those places to find out who does and what they offer. More »

A battery size chart is used to determine the correct battery to use for a specific car. Because automobile batteries are manufactured in a number of sizes, the battery's capacity must be matched to the make and model of... More »

Battery acid is dangerous because it's just sulfuric acid diluted with water. The concentration of the sulfuric acid in batteries varies between brands, but on average, the concentration level is 37 percent. More »

A solution of 1 N sulfuric acid is prepared by obtaining 27.5 mL of concentrated sulfuric acid and diluting it up to 1 liter with distilled water. Ratio and proportion may be used to calculate the required mixture for a ... More »

Natural sources of sulfuric acid include volcanoes, forest fires and the decomposition of biological matter, but human beings produce more than 100 million tons of sulfuric acid every year. More sulfuric acid is produced... More »

Copper reacts with nitric acid and sulfuric acid. It reacts with cold, dilute nitric acid, but it requires heat and concentrated sulfuric acid to create a reaction. Copper does not react with most other acids. More »