sodium peroxide


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sodium peroxide

n.
A yellowish-white powder, Na2O2, used industrially as an oxidizing and bleaching agent and medically as a germicide, antiseptic, and disinfectant.

sodium peroxide

n
(Elements & Compounds) a yellowish-white odourless soluble powder formed when sodium reacts with an excess of oxygen: used as an oxidizing agent in chemical preparations, a bleaching agent, an antiseptic, and in removing carbon dioxide from air in submarines, etc. Formula: Na2O2
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An example of alkali catalyst includes NaoH, KoH, carbonates, sodium methoxide and sodium peroxide.
Samples were prepared using a sodium peroxide fusion method, and assayed by ICPMS.
14) Antibacterial effects are documented for several types of peroxo compounds, such as sodium perborate, (15) sodium peroxide, (15) and magnesium peroxide.