There exist substances which are neither acidic nor basic in nature.

These substances are said to be neutral .

  • Neutral substances do not change the colour of any indicator .

For Example -

Neutral Substance

Found in

Pure water (distilled water)

After purification process


Cane Sugar

Sodium Chloride

Common Salt

Breast milk

It is mostly water

Ammonium acetate


Potassium Chloride

Fertilisers, Chemical reagent, Treatment of diarrhoea and vomiting


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