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English translation: (chlorine) bleach tablets

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French term or phrase:pastille de Javel-chlore
English translation:(chlorine) bleach tablets
Entered by: Paula Price
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08:38 Sep 20, 2004
French to English translations [PRO]
Science - Food & Drink
French term or phrase: pastille de Javel-chlore
Produits non alimentaires

Eau de javel concentrée (48%)
, pastille de Javel-chlore

(Food hygiene guide)
Paula Price
Local time: 07:48
(chlorine) bleach tablets
Explanation:
KINTAB BLEACH TABLETS. Learn about enzymes..... ... Simple and easy to use. Just add
chlorine / bleach tablets to water to obtain the required strength. ...
members.aol.com/manbio999/bleach.htm
Bleach tablets that go in the washing machine along with the detergent. ... By
the way, these bleach tablets are only for white clothes. ...
www.komotv.com/consumertip/story.asp?ID=24415

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In fact, with further research, it seems eau de Javel is based on concentrated sodium hypochlorite so the concentrate is:
48% concentrated sodium Hypochlorite
Uses of Sodium Hypochlorite
Common Uses
Bleaching Oxidation
Disinfection Coagulation
Odor Control Precipitation
Chlorination of drinking and process water


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Note added at 14 mins (2004-09-20 08:53:15 GMT)
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www.inchem.com.ph/naocl.htm
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suezen
Local time: 08:48
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Thanks a lot!
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4 +10(chlorine) bleach tablets
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(chlorine) bleach tablets


Explanation:
KINTAB BLEACH TABLETS. Learn about enzymes..... ... Simple and easy to use. Just add
chlorine / bleach tablets to water to obtain the required strength. ...
members.aol.com/manbio999/bleach.htm
Bleach tablets that go in the washing machine along with the detergent. ... By
the way, these bleach tablets are only for white clothes. ...
www.komotv.com/consumertip/story.asp?ID=24415

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Note added at 14 mins (2004-09-20 08:52:37 GMT)
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In fact, with further research, it seems eau de Javel is based on concentrated sodium hypochlorite so the concentrate is:
48% concentrated sodium Hypochlorite
Uses of Sodium Hypochlorite
Common Uses
Bleaching Oxidation
Disinfection Coagulation
Odor Control Precipitation
Chlorination of drinking and process water


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Note added at 14 mins (2004-09-20 08:53:15 GMT)
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www.inchem.com.ph/naocl.htm

suezen
Local time: 08:48
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PRO pts in category: 32
Grading comment
Thanks a lot!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  CarolynB: also used to disinfect foods (washing lettuce etc) and work surfaces I believe
7 mins
  -> thanks Carolyn

agree  Aisha Maniar
9 mins
  -> thanks Aisha

agree  Michele Fauble
10 mins
  -> thanks Michèle

agree  cathsal
10 mins
  -> thanks Cath

agree  Tony M: Yes, over here in France at least, bleach is frequently bought in tablets that you dissolve yourself; at least it stops the kids drinking it!
18 mins
  -> thanks Dusty ... yes, as long as they don't try chewing on them ...!!

agree  Rachele Rossanese
29 mins
  -> thanks Rachèle

agree  Richard Benham: I'm glad they're "non-alimentaires".
1 hr
  -> Absolutely! Thanks Richard.

agree  NancyLynn
3 hrs
  -> Hello Nancy. Thanks.

agree  GILOU
3 hrs
  -> thanks Gilles

agree  RHELLER
6 hrs
  -> thanks Rita
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