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Laundry detergent, or washing powder, is a type of detergent (cleaning agent) that is added for cleaning laundry, commonly mixtures of chemical compounds ...

Soaps & Detergents: Chemistry of Surfacants | Clean Living ...

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A detergent is an effective cleaning product because it contains one or more surfactants. Because of their chemical makeup, the surfactants used in detergents ...

7 Toxic Chemicals in Laundry Detergent - Annmarie Gianni

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The goal is to clean your clothes, but toxic chemicals in laundry detergents are being found to be carcinogenic, allergenic, and otherwise harmful to our health.

Your Laundry Detergent May Contain Toxic Ingredients - Mercola

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Dec 21, 2011 ... The detergent you're using may contain a cocktail of potent cancer-causing chemicals, some of which the manufacturer doesn't even have to ...

Learn The Truth About Laundry Detergents, Laundry Detergents are ...

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Petrochemicals, which are the synthetic chemicals made out of petroleum, are found in the ingredients on laundry detergents such as fragrance, phthalates, ...

Fact or Myth: Is There Toxic Laundry Detergent in Your Laundry ...

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Jan 1, 2012 ... According to studies, a full 1/3 of all scented detergents contain at least 1 chemical flagged by the EPA as potentially causing cancer.

How do detergents and soaps work? - Explain that Stuff

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6 days ago ... The most important ingredients in detergents are chemicals called surfactants—a word made from bits of the words surface active agents.

soap and detergent | chemical compound | Britannica.com

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Feb 12, 2015 ... Wetting of the surface and, in the case of textiles, penetration of the fibre structure by wash liquor containing the detergent. Detergents (and ...

Laundry Detergent Ingredients | Toxic Detergent Risks

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Examining the dangers of toxic chemicals in laundry detergent ingredients and their health safety risks.

Natural Laundry Detergent Guide | Gimme the Good Stuff

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All laundry detergents leave a residue on clothing, which is absorbed by our skin (and inhaled). The ill effects of some of the chemicals in detergents range from ...

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Soaps & Detergents: Chemistry | Clean Living | American Cleaning ...

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Chemicals that are able to do this effectively are called surface active agents, ... as well as nonionic surfactants are the main ingredients in today's detergents.

Toxic Laundry Detergent Ingredients to Avoid - Green Living ...

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Conventional laundry products often contain toxic chemicals that can harm you and the environment. Use our guide to help lighten your load.

Your Laundry Detergent may be Hazardous to Your Health ...

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Aug 27, 2010 ... But in reality we`re wrapping ourselves in a toxic blanket of chemicals. Although these commercial detergents may take the stains off your ...