Neutralizing Value of Liming Materials
 

Neutralizing value

Liming material

Chemical formula

Neutralizing value

Calcium carbonate (powdered lime stone)

CaCO3

100

Burnt lime (quick lime)

CaO

179

Slaked lime

Ca(OH)2

136


Dolomite

CaMg(CO3)2

109

References Kerala Agricultural University. 2011. Package of Practices Recommendations: Crops.14th edition. Kerala Agricultural University, Thrissur- 360 p.