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# What are some examples of a buffer?

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## Buffer solutionThe solutions which resist change in pH on dilution or with the addition of small amounts of acid or alkali are called Buffer Solutions.Buffers are used in industrial processes such as the manufacture of paper, dyes, drugs, etc.Examples of bufferA mixture of sodium acetate and acetic acid acts as a buffer solution around pH $4.75$.A mixture of ammonium hydroxide and ammonium chloride acts as a buffer around pH $9.25$.

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