ISPE Glossary of Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Terminology

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Salt

Neutral compound formed of two or more ions. The salt disassociates into cations and anions when dissolved in water.

Publication Source: ISPE Baseline® Guide, Vol. 4: Water and Steam Systems (Second Edition)

Publication Date: 2011

Salt

A compound formed by the interaction of an acid and a base, the hydrogen atoms of the acid being replaced by another positive ion derived from the base.

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