Lead soap


Related to Lead soap: aluminum soap
an insoluble, white, pliable soap made by saponifying an oil (olive oil) with lead oxide; - used externally in medicine. Called also lead plaster, diachylon, etc.

See also: Soap

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It is also suitable for other ferrous and non-ferrous materials such as brass and bronze, as it will not form insoluble lead soaps.