The water glass and limewater will keep eggs without loss for a year.
limewater prescribed by physicians in cases of illness is a well-known base.
Other Acids: limewater, or two teaspoonfuls of aromatic spirit of ammonia diluted with a glass of water.
The surer test of limewater shows the presence of carbon dioxide in the jar.
Cover with Carron oil (equal parts of limewater and linseed or olive oil) and light bandage.
Taylor advises equal parts of oil and limewater, for the oil invests the poison, and the lime renders it less soluble.
This may require peptonizing to be digested, or it may have to be modified with limewater.
The attention of medical men was directed at this time to the action of limewater as a remedy for stone in the bladder.
A precipitate of calcium carbonate soon forms in the limewater, showing the presence of carbon dioxide.
The presence of carbon dioxide in expired air may easily be detected by the limewater test.