With lime (calcium oxide) and soda (which yields sodium oxide) we get soda-lime glass (common window glass).
It produces an amethyst color in potash-lime glass and reddish violet in soda-lime and lead glasses.
Nickel produces an amethyst color in potash-lime glass, a reddish brown in soda-lime glass, and a purple in lead glass.
Nickel with a potash-lead glass gives a violet colour, and a brown colour with a soda-lime glass.
Finely divided vegetable charcoal added to a soda-lime glass gives a yellow colour.
soda-lime is made by dissolving 100 grams of "soda" in water, and carefully slaking 200 grams of lime with it.
Venetian glass is a soda-lime glass; Bohemian glass is a potash-lime glass.
Nitrogen may be detected by the evolution of ammonia when the substance is heated with soda-lime.
Methane is prepared in the laboratory by heating sodium or calcium acetate with soda-lime.
The increase in weight of the potash bulbs and soda-lime tube gives 65 the weight of carbon dioxide evolved.
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A mixture of calcium hydroxide and sodium hydroxide used to absorb carbon dioxide in rebreathing apparatus and in anesthesia circuits.