What is caustic soda for cleaning?
Many of my friends asked me how to use caustic soda for cleaning oil and dirt at home?
Is it safe to use caustic soda at home?
What kind of things can we use caustic soda for cleaning them?
Caustic soda, or sodium hydroxide, is a common commercial cleaning product, which turns certain substances, including grease, fats, oils, and proteins into a water soluble material.
Caustic sodas are generally used for heavy duty cleaning projects, such as clogged drains, storage equipment and preparation machines.
If you want to use caustic soda no matter at home or at work or even if you are a main user of caustic soda, please use Protective gloves and goggles, because Caustic soda is highly corrosive so proper safety measures should be taken to avoid contact with skin or eye.
Use of caustic soda in industries
As I mentioned in the beginning of the article caustic soda has Cleansing property and due to these feature caustic sodas such as flakes form has many uses in different industries.
Industries like food, chemicals, Metal and plating, Pharmaceutical, Battery and acid neutralization industries, Pulp and Paper, Textile and leather etc utilize caustic sodas.
So, industries mainly buy caustic soda in huge amount to use for cleaning, and if u decided to use caustic soda at home note this:
Always wear proper safe clothes when during using caustic soda. Caustic soda is dangerous when inhaled, ingested or when it comes into contact with skin or eyes. Use caustic soda in well-ventilated areas.
caustic soda for cleaning at home
if you really have problem with cleaning some object like sink, plugholes, Hood filter and other objects that are very greasy and dirty which are hard to wash you can use caustic soda to remove that oil and grease from them.
in the final again I emphasis on using protective gloves and goggles.