What is Sodium Hypochlorite

Sodium hypochlorite has de-staining properties because of which it is used extensively in household bleaches, and to remove stains from crockery. In medicine, on one hand it is used in dentistry as a whitening agent, while on the other it is used to treat for skin diseases.

  • INCI: Sodium Hypochlorite
  • Chemical Formula: NaOCl
  • CAS Number: 7681-52-9

Product Specifications

Chemical Formula NaOCl
CAS Number 7681-52-9
Molar Weight 74.439g/mol
Specific Gravity 1.15-1.25
Boiling Point 101 °C

Uses and Applications for Sodium Hypochlorite


  • Pharma
  • Lubricants
  • Water Treatment
  • Oil & Gas
  • Cleaning
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Coatings & Construction
  • Food and Nutrition
  • Agriculture
  • Cosmetics
  • Polymers
  • Rubber

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