What is pot ash?
Potash refers most commonly to potassium carbonate. The name pot ash refers to plant ashes soaked in water in a pot, which was the primary means of manufacturing the product before the Industrial Era. Potash has been used in fertilizer, bleaching textiles, making glass, ceramic, and making soap.
Join Alexa Answers
Help make Alexa smarter and share your knowledge with the worldLEARN MORE