Hydrogen Peroxide

HS Code : 28470000 | CAS NO. : 7722-84-1

General description:

Chemical Formula: H2O2

Hydrogen peroxide(h2o2) is the basic type of peroxide available [oxygen-oxygen single bond]. It is a colorless, clear, and non-flammable chemical. Pure hydrogen peroxide is a colorless liquid & has a bitter taste, and it is a crystalline solid below 12°F.

Hydrogen peroxide is mainly used as an aqueous solution, and it is also available in a diluted form (3% to 10%) for household use. Hydrogen peroxide use in industry as a concentrated form (greater than 30%). Hydrogen peroxide is much more affected as a bleaching agent and a disinfectant.

Concentrated hydrogen peroxide is used as a propellant in a rocket due to its reactive property. Hydrogen peroxide is inflammable but also a powerful oxidizing agent that can cause a fire instantly when organic material comes in contact. Hydrogen peroxide doesn't have any smell, and it is not absorbed by the skin but can cause poisoning when ingested or inhaled. It is water with one more oxygen atom and acidic in nature. It has 4.5 pH levels and a 100% decay compound.

  • Grades: 35% & 50%

Application & Usage:

  • Hydrogen peroxide uses to bleach human hair, while its Diluted H2O2 blend with ammonium hydroxide.
  • Hydrogen peroxide has environment-friendly properties which help the textile industry for the bleaching process as a chlorine alternative.
  • Hydrogen peroxide uses to produce sodium par carbonate.
  • In the mining industry, hydrogen peroxide helps to treat plant effluent for cyanide removal with copper ions as the catalyst.
  • Hydrogen peroxide uses to clean water by removing organic materials that change the water taste, bad odors, iron, and the removal of H2S. Also, it sets the amount of ozone in drinking water.
  • Hydrogen peroxide use in bleaching process in pulp & paper industry.
  • It is mainly utilized in formulating detergent to remove stains in all fabric dry bleaches, automatic dishwasher detergents, denture cleaners and various industrial laundry products.
  • In the healthcare industry, it is used as an OTC antiseptic to clean wounds and also to clean and disinfect personal protective equipment.
  • In personal care products, like toothpastes and colorants, it works as an oxidizing agent, which gives a lightening effect.
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Why is Hydrogen Peroxide Stored in Plastic Containers?

Hydrogen peroxide deteriorates when it comes under sunlight, this process is catalysed by the track down of alkali metals. So, it is kept in plastic containers and in the dark. It should also be stored away from dust particles because it can produce flammable decomposition of this compound.

What is hydrogen peroxide for uses?

Hydrogen peroxide can be used in oral healthcare as a mucus remover or minor mouth irritations in low concentrations. Also, in household use it helps to remove rust from dishwashers, disinfect and wash vegetables by removing bacteria from them.

Is hydrogen peroxide harmful if inhaled or ingested?

According to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, the permitted exposure at higher concentrations is 1 part per million over an 8-hour work shift. Concentrated hydrogen peroxide which contains 30% of hydrogen peroxide can be harmful if not handled appropriately. This highly concentrated hydrogen peroxide can be found in industries like textiles and paper where it is used for the bleaching process. If someone inhales concentrated hydrogen peroxide in the form of vapors and mists, it can cause suffocation in poorly ventilated areas.

Is hydrogen peroxide effective as a disinfectant against viruses like COVID-19?

According to the Environmental Protection Agency list of antimicrobials active for use against COVID-19, Hydrogen peroxide is active against a wide range of micro-organism including bacteria, yeast and fungi. It is commercially available at 3% and an effective disinfectant when used on dead surfaces.

What does hydrogen peroxide look like?

At room temperature, hydrogen peroxide is a colorless liquid, and it has a bitter taste.

Where to buy hydrogen peroxide in bulk?

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