Liquid Caustic(Lye Slution)

Liquid caustic or lye solution as commonly known is obtained by dilution of caustic soda with water. Caustic is a highly alkali substance with a pH greater than 12 and an SG of 1.5.  It is an odorless, clear colorless liquid, it is highly corrosive and can corrode metals and cause burns to the skin and body tissues.

Lye finds its application in food and beverage industries as a cleaning chemical.