Definitions

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  • n. Any of a family of perhydrates of carbonate compounds.
  • n. Sodium percarbonate or a product containing it.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A salt of percarbonic acid.

Etymologies

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per- + carbonate

Examples

  • Common chemical bleaches include household chlorine bleach, a solution of approximately 3 – 6% sodium hypochlorite (NaClO), and oxygen bleach, which contains hydrogen peroxide or a peroxide-releasing compound such as sodium perborate, sodium percarbonate, sodium persulfate, tetrasodium pyrophosphate, or urea peroxide together with catalysts and activators, e.g. tetraacetylethylenediamine and/or sodium nonanoyloxybenzenesulfonate.

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  • I am hooked on sodium percarbonate ... oxiclean. .and to find I can buy it in its undiluted form makes me very happy.

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  • Household bleaches usually contain oxidizing agents such as sodium hypochlorite chlorine bleach, sodium perborate, potassium monopersulfate, sodium percarbonate, and hydrogen peroxide.

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  • Oxygen bleaches The household oxygen bleaches, also known as “all-fabric” bleaches, include sodium perborate, potassium monopersulfate, hydrogen peroxide, and sodium percarbonate.

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  • The active ingredients in OxiClean (and similar products, which would also work) are sodium carbonate (washing soda) and sodium percarbonate.

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  • MSDS for sodium percarbonate, for example, you will find the chemical is harmful if swallowed and may cause severe eye injury.

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  • Sodium percarbonate is 100% environmentally safe and breaks down to water and oxygen making it the safest green cleaner on earth.

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  • Buy Sodium Percarbonate ™ has taken the mask of oxy cleaners and now sells sodium percarbonate bends to individuals and businesses that meet and exceed cleaning requirements worldwide.

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  • While not damaged by the storm, Solvay Chemicals 'hydrogen peroxide plant and sodium percarbonate plant in Deer Park, Texas (pictured) were forced to shut down due to employee evacuations.

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  • The ingredients listed on by box are: cleaning agents (biodegradable surfactants), oxygen bleach (percarbonate), sodium carbonate, sodium sulfate, and perfume.

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