jb Tell You An Example of the Composition of the Electrolyte

  Type Typical Compound Chemical Formula Structure
Solvent Glycol Ether 

Lactone 

Amide
Ethylene glycol C2H6O2
Methyl cellosolve = 
ethylene glycol, 
monomethyl ether
C3H8O2
-butyrolactone C4H6O2
N-methylformamide C2H5ON
Solute Acid Saturated 
aliphatic 
dicarboxylic 
acids 

Unsaturated 
aliphatic 
dicarboxylic 
acids 

Aromatic 
monocarboxylic 
acid 

Aromatic 
dicarboxylic 
acid 

Aromatic 
oxycarboxylic 
acid
Adipic acid C6H10O4
Maleic acid C2H4O4
Benzoic acid C7H6O2
Phthalic acid C8H6O2
Salicylic acid C7H6O3
Base Ammonia 

Amine 

Quaternary 
ammonium
Ammonia 
Ammonium 
hydroxide
NH3
(NH5O)
Triethylamine C6H15N
Tetramethyl 
ammonium 
hydroxide 
pentahydrate
C4H13ON