2 Al(OH)3 (s) + 3 H2SO4 (aq) Al2(SO4)3 (aq) + 6 H2O (l)

This is an acid-base reaction (neutralization): Al(OH)3 is a base, H2SO4 is an acid.

Reactants:

  • Al(OH)3Aluminium hydroxide source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27source: wikidata, accessed on: 2019-09-02, Aluminium(3+) trioxidanide source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27
    • Other names: Aluminic acid source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27, Aluminum hydroxide source: wikidata, accessed on: 2019-09-02source: ICSC, accessed on: 2019-09-04, Al(OH)3 source: wikidata, accessed on: 2019-09-02
    • Appearance: White amorphous powder source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27; Odourless white solid in various forms source: ICSC, accessed on: 2019-09-04
  • H2SO4Sulfuric acid source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27source: wikidata, accessed on: 2019-09-07source: NIOSH NPG, accessed on: 2019-09-02
    • Other names: Oil of vitriol source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27source: wikidata, accessed on: 2019-09-07source: ICSC, accessed on: 2019-09-04source: NIOSH NPG, accessed on: 2019-09-02, Sulfuric acid, concentrated (> 51% and < 100%) source: ICSC, accessed on: 2019-09-04, H2SO4 source: wikidata, accessed on: 2019-09-07
    • Appearance: Clear, colorless liquid source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27; Odourless colourless oily hygroscopic liquid source: ICSC, accessed on: 2019-09-04; Colorless to dark-brown, oily, odorless liquid. [Note: Pure compound is a solid below 51°F. Often used in an aqueous solution.] source: NIOSH NPG, accessed on: 2019-09-02

Products:

  • Al2(SO4)3Aluminium sulfate source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27source: ICSC, accessed on: 2019-09-04source: wikidata, accessed on: 2019-09-02
    • Other names: Aluminum sulfate source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27source: wikidata, accessed on: 2019-09-02, Aluminium sulphate source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27source: wikidata, accessed on: 2019-09-02source: ICSC, accessed on: 2019-09-04, Cake alum source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27
    • Appearance: White crystalline solid | hygroscopic source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27; Odourless white hygroscopic lustrous crystals or powder source: ICSC, accessed on: 2019-09-04
  • H2OWater, oxidane source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27
    • Other names: Water (H2O) source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27, Hydrogen hydroxide (HH or HOH) source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27, Hydrogen oxide source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27
    • Appearance: White crystalline solid, almost colorless liquid with a hint of blue, colorless gas source: wikipedia, accessed on: 2019-09-27