Potassium reacting with water. Potassium (K) is a highly reactive metallic element. It reacts violently with water to produce hydrogen (H2) gas and potassium hydroxide (KOH) in an exothermic (heat-producing) reaction. Enough heat is generated to melt the potassium and ignite the hydrogen.
October 7th, 2018
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