Alkalinity Definition

 Alkalinity Definition: Alkalinity is a quantitative measurement of the ability of an aqueous solution to neutralize an acid.

Alkalinity is denoted by AT and calculated by adding all the stoichiometric amounts of each base in the solution.

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