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SAVON GRAINE [1 record]

Record 1 1998-03-27


Subject field(s)
  • Chemistry

The state of soap in the pan, appearing in the form of "flocks or grains" of concentrated soap, in equilibrium with a lye in which the electrolyte content is equal to or higher than that defined by the graining point. [Definition standardized by ISO.]


curd soap; grained soap; kettlewax: terms standardized by ISO.


  • Chimie

État du savon en chaudron, se présentant sous forme de [flocons ou grains] de savon concentré, en équilibre avec une lessive dont la teneur en électrolytes est égale ou supérieure à celle définie par le point de grainage.


savon grainé : terme normalisé par l'ISO.


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