Sodium Hypochlorite

Appearance it is more commonly found as an aqueous pale greenish or yellow solution.

Disinfectants Sodium hypochlorite. Sodium hypochlorite (NaOCl) is a compound that can be effectively used for water purification. It is used on a large scale for surface purification, bleaching, odor removal and water disinfection.

Sodium hypochlorite solutions have been used to treat dilute cyanide waste water, such as electroplating wastes. In batch treatment operations, sodium hypochlorite has been used to treat more concentrated cyanide wastes.
Sodium Hypochlorite is the main ingredient in laundry bleach. It is used extensively as a bleaching agent in the textile, detergents, and paper and pulp industries.In the petrochemical industry, sodium hypochlorite is used in petroleum products refining.