sodium perborate

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White, odorless, water-soluble crystalline powder found in almost all laundry soaps. It is a mild alkaline oxidizing agent which serves to increase detergency. It is also used as a deodorant and antiseptic. Dilute compounds of sodium perborate have been used in the conservation field to remove stains from textiles and other materials.
sodium perborate
Accepted term: 20-May-2024