According to the U.S. General Services Administration, neutral detergents are detergents created with strong alkalis and weak acids. Neutral detergents are also called "anionic detergents." More »

The PH of laundry detergents is between 7 and 10. Most detergents have a PH closer to 9. This makes laundry detergents either neutral or basic in their solutions. If detergents were acidic, they would be more harmful to ... More »

Manufactured products suitable for cleaning marble bathroom tiles include mild detergents and pH-neutral cleansers made especially for marble and stone tile. Homemade cleansers made of baking soda and water also help rem... More » Home & Garden Cleaning Cleaning Products

Soaps and detergents both contain water, but detergents contain builders that reduce water hardness. Hard water makes it more difficult for the soap to bubble and contributes to the formation of soap scum. More »

While they come in different brands and prices, most detergents share the same components, which can be classified into four groups: surfactants, functional materials, catalytic enzymes and fragrance. The integration of ... More »

Dish detergents are surfactants, which basically allow grease and oil to mix with water by lowering its surface tension. Although water alone can't remove grease, lowering the surface tension makes it possible to rinse a... More »

Two highly rated high efficiency, or HE, detergents on are Tide Original Scent HE Turbo Clean liquid laundry detergent and Country Save HE powder laundry detergent. Both products receive a customer rating of o... More » Home & Garden Cleaning Cleaning Products