sodium hypochlorite

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sodium hypochlorite an unstable salt (NaOCl) used as a bleaching agent and disinfectant
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Usage

In literature:

These solutions contain mixtures of sodium hypochlorite and sodium chloride together with some free alkali.
"Chlorination of Water" by Joseph Race
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In news:

Inc has introduced its new GLV Series valveless metering pump designed to eliminate gas locking during sodium hypochlorite injection.
Severn Trent Services has obtained NSF Certification for its ClorTec line of on-site sodium hypochlorite generation systems.
Senia ES, Marshall FJ, Rosen S The solvent action of sodium hypochlorite on pulp tissue of extracted teeth.
The West Main Street, Hyannis company was fined $1,150 after an employee dumped two gallons of sodium hypochlorite, a common laundry bleaching agent, into a catch basin on the morning of May 11, 2008.
Handling chemical oxidants such as sodium hypochlorite or hydrogen peroxide often causes pumping system failures when diaphragm pump technology is used.
The resin 's cobalt-free formulation also gives it superior corrosion resistance for applications that contain sodium hypochlorite, or bleach.
To treat water for storage, use liquid household chlorine bleach that contains 5.25 percent sodium hypochlorite.
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