Hydrochloric acid, also known as muriatic acid, is an aqueous solution of Hydrogen chloride. Hydrochloric solution is a colorless solution with a distinctive smell. It is classified as a strong acid.
Pumping Hydrochloric Acid can be difficult depending on the weight, the temperature and concentration. If the specific gravity is more than 1.1, a trimmed impeller is absolutely necessary to prevent decoupling or overloading the motor.