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What happen when aq AlCl3 react with Acid or Base?

When a soluble aluminium salt is placed in water at room temperature. Initially the aluminium ion is surrounded by six water molecules and the complex ion has the predicted octahedral Geometry.

This complex ion behaves as an acid in water, losing protons, and a series of equilibria are established (H+ is used, rather than H3O+for simplicity):

These equilibria give rise to an acidic solution in water, to the Hexahydroxoaluminate ion [Al(OH)6]3- in a strongly alkaline solution, and only in strongly acidic solutions is the hexaaquo ion [Al(H2O)6]3+ found. The solid hydrate, often written AlCl3. 6H2O and more correctly [Al(H2O)6]Cl3 can, therefore, only be obtained from a strongly acidic solution. The reaction with water resulting in the liberation of a proton is again known as hydrolysis and occurs whenever the central metal ion is small and highly charged (i.e. having a high surface density of charge), for example in salts of iron(III), chrornium(III).

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