Hydrogen peroxide is used as a bleaching agent and an oxidizer. It is often found in toothpaste formulas. A solution is also used as a disinfectant in wound care even though some medical experts warn against this. Hydrog... More »

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Hydrogen peroxide can act as a stain remover, a disinfectant or a whitener, according to Natural Living Ideas. However, exercise caution when using the solution, especially in high concentration. The liquid can cause bur... More »

As of July 2015, good hydrogen peroxide cleaners are Clorox Healthcare Hydrogen Peroxide Cleaner Disinfectant Spray and Lysol Power & Free Multi-Purpose Cleaner With Hydrogen Peroxide. Each earns more than 4.5 stars on f... More »

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Hydrogen peroxide can act as an oxidizing or reducing agent at different pH values, enabling its reaction with both metals and nonmetals, such as iron and fluorine respectively. Hydrogen peroxide is highly oxidizing in a... More »

Potassium permanganate is commonly used as a purification agent in water treatment. The oxidizing properties in potassium permanganate make it an effective antiseptic, with diluted solutions used to treat canker sores an... More »

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Glycerin is used as a topical agent to moisturize skin and control skin irritation, as an additive to foods and beverages, and in many cosmetic products. Glycerin has antimicrobial properties that make it ideal for addin... More »

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White spirit is a very potent cleansing agent. It is a prized solution for its versatility and effectiveness. The substance is so strong, it can even be used as a solvent to erase mistakes while painting or dissolve gum ... More »