What Is the Acidity Level of Orange Juice?

Save
Girl uses a straw to drink a glass of orange juice next to her mother.
Girl uses a straw to drink a glass of orange juice next to her mother. (Image: Maria Teijeiro/Digital Vision/Getty Images)

Orange juice has a high acid content. It ranks near the bottom of the pH scale, which ranks the acid content of items on a scale of 0 to 14. Orange juice contains more acid than many other types of juice.

Acid Contet

Orange juice is rich with citric acid, a type of acid found in citrus fruits. On the pH scale, which ranges from 0 (most acidic) to 14 (least acidic), orange juice has a pH of 3, between the slightly more acidic lemon juice, with a pH value of 2, and just above the less acidic tomato juice, with a pH value of 4.

References

Promoted By Zergnet

Comments

Check It Out

13 Delicious Thanksgiving Sides That'll Make Turkey Insignificant

M
Is DIY in your DNA? Become part of our maker community.
Submit Your Work!