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SAVON LEVE GRAS [1 record]

Record 1 2002-10-17


Subject field(s)
  • Chemistry
  • Clothes Cleaning and Dyeing Services

Neat soap in equilibrium with the nigre and usually containing a fairly constant 62 to 65 % of total fatty acids, together with small quantities of sodium hydroxide, sodium chloride and glycerol. [Definition standardized by ISO.]


finished soap; soap on nigre: terms standardized by ISO.

Key term(s)
  • genuine soap


  • Chimie
  • Teinturerie

Savon lisse en équilibre avec le gras et contenant normalement de façon assez constante 62 à 65 % d'acides gras totaux, ainsi que de faibles quantités d'hydroxyde et de chlorure de sodium, et de glycérol. [Définition normalisée par l'ISO.]


savon liquidé; savon levé sur gras : termes normalisés par l'ISO.


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Química
  • Tintorerías
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