Is hydronium a base or acid? – A Journey into the Chemistry

Hydronium ion

Today we explore the hydronium ion (H3O+). Comprising a water molecule (H2O) that has enthusiastically embraced an extra proton (H+), thus adopting a positive charge. Hydronium ions do not shy away from involvement; they play pivotal roles in an extensive range of chemical reactions, especially in aqueous environments. However, their very existence poses a captivating … Read more