OBO ID: CHEBI:32146
Term Name: sodium hypochlorite Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • Hypochlorite sodium
  • Hypochlorous acid, sodium salt
  • NaClO
  • NaOCl
  • sodium hypochlorite
  • Sodium oxychloride
  • Texant
Definition: An inorganic sodium salt in which hypochlorite is the counterion. It is used as a bleaching and disinfecting agent and is commonly found in household bleach.
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Ontology: Chebi
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