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  • Chemistry-soaps And Detergents

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    Cleaning with soap and soapless detergents. Detergent comes from the Latin word detergere meaning to clean, it is defined as a cleansing agent. Therefore, water itself is a detergent. This essay looks at soap and soapless (or synthetic) detergents. Both substances we use everyday and have a big market commercially, they effect everyone. Soaps are made from natural products and soapless detergents are produced chemically, each having advantages and disadvantages. Soap has a much longer history than

  • How to Reduce the Amount of Chemicals and Toxins Found in your Home

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    For the first assignment in our contemporary chemistry class, Professor Johana Doe presented us with a question. Give or take a few words, she wanted to know what chemistry meant to each of us. Many of our classmates, including myself, responded to the proposed question with a not so surprising response. We each reasoned that chemistry meant little or nothing to our lives or us. I always looked at chemistry as a very annoying class that I took in high school that involved beakers and the periodic

  • Detail Road Map for Achieving the Goals of Community Development

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    consumer products sector; we see that many variants fall under this sector, these variants are:  Pencils, Notebooks and Erasers  Oral care  PVC Pipes  Women’s Hygiene Care Products  Baby Care Products  Soaps  Insecticides and Pesticides  Detergents Let us discuss each product in details:  Pencil and Erasers Pencils and erasers, may not be very expensive throughout the world, but they surely are when it comes to rural areas, so the company can come up with cheaply priced pencils, erasers and

  • Isolation and Characterization of SDS-degrading Pseudomonas aeruginosa sp

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    Isolation and Characterization of SDS-degrading Pseudomonas aeruginosa sp. Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences, University Putra Malaysia 43400 UPM Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia Abstract: Surfactants are synthetic organic chemicals that are formulated to have cleansing or solubilisation properties. With the development of the industrial economy and increase in population density, surfactants have become one of the most widely disseminated xenobiotics

  • One

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    The Procter & Gamble Company was founded in 1837 and has grown to be a worldwide corporation. It employee’s over 120,000 employees. The company sells and manufactures branded consumer packaged goods. The company currently operates through five different segments and its products are now marketed in more than 180 countries. The Procter & Gamble Company method of accounting inventory and depreciation is determined by inventory assessment of the type of product. Within this paper you will gain knowledge

  • The Risk of Houshold chemicals on you and the environment

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    using chemicals in our home is to educate ourselves and stop it at the source. Works Cited • Conis, Elena. "Safely Clean?" Los Angeles Times [Los Angeles] 28 Apr. 2008:. Print. • Dutt Chaturvedi, Amiy, and K. L. Tiwari. "Effect Of Household Detergents (Surfactants)Degraded Through Aquatic Fungi." Recent Research In Science & Technology 5.5 (2013): 12-16. Academic Search Complete. Web. 12 Sept. 2013. • "8 Household Cleaning Agents to Avoid." Gaiam Life. Gaiam, n.d. Web. 13 Sept. 2013. • "Formaldehyde

  • Antibacterial Soap

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    current research antibacterial soaps are no better than traditional soaps when it comes to house hold use. Antibacterial cleaning agents have fast become a popular alternative to traditional cleaning products. These soaps, shampoos, dishwashing detergents, and toothpastes are marketed as antibacterial products and have become popular household items. In fact 75% of liquid soaps and 30% of bar soaps on the market are considered antibacterial(2). These antibacterial products are so popular because

  • Essay On Handwashing

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    day. Information partaining to the availability of posters for awreness creation on hand washing in table 4.2 indicated that 28.4% of the students have not seen a poster containing messages about hand washing. This is in agreement with the soap detergent association affirming that 58% of students have not seen hand washing messages in bathrooms or cafeteria or other places‎3 Table 4.3 contain data on hand washing before eating indicated that 88.2% of the students indicated washing their hands before

  • The Two-Faced Detergent

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    substances such as oil. When oil and grease etc. mix with oil it creates a slightly polar substance because of the head group. This makes the oil soluble with water allowing you to wash off your hands with water and rinse the grease off. Most detergents sold in stores today are more complicated then just a mixture of sodium or potassium salts and long chain organic acids.

  • Laundry Detergent Essay

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    Laundry detergents have had a great impact on the society since it helps our life in keeping ourselves clean, lessens our job or the use of our energy in cleaning our appliances. Laundry detergents have come a long way since the very first bar soaps, made from animal fat and lye, were offered for sale in the 1700s. In the 1950s, homemakers had more options of fabric care since the introduction of synthetic detergents were placed on the market. However; during the 1970s, the most significant innovation