This is a synthetic chemical thickener for bleach, which stays stable for about 24 hours. Other natural thickeners like Alginate and Monogum are broken down by bleach quickly.
Original Thick Bleach
Warnings & Cautions
Do not use on any metal or enamel surfaces, wool, silk, man-made, coloured, or any fabric with a special finish. Always test product in an inconspicuous area to check compatibility. Take care not to spill this product on fabrics or furnishings as damage may result. Always wipe any spillage that may occur immediately and rinse thoroughly with clean water. This product is not suitable for sterilising baby feeding equipment.
Do not use undiluted anywhere except toilet bowl and drains.
Wash thoroughly after handling.
Avoid release to the environment.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
IF ON SKIN (or hair): Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Do NOT induce vomiting and seek medical advice.
IF INHALED: Remove person to fresh air and keep comfortable for breathing.
Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor.
If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/attention.
If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.
Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.
Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep cool.
|Toxicology and First Aid||
Inhalation: Ensure good ventilation in the area where product is used. If throat irritation occurs, remove person to fresh air and seek medical advice if symptoms persist. Skin contact: Wear gloves when handling this product. Seek medical advice if symptoms persist. Eye contact: Wear safety eyewear when handling this product. Seek medical advice and rinse eyes with clean running water for at least 15 minutes. Ingestion: Do not induce vomiting. Seek medical attention.
|Storage and Handling||
Store in a cool, dark, locked room. This product must be stored in a place where it cannot be accidentally knocked over and it must be out of reach of children. Containers holding this this product must be tightly sealed when not in use. Dispose only in accordance with Local Authority regulations, via authorised disposal agent. Do not mix with other chemicals.
|Method of Application||
To test fast colours – Cut a small piece of fabric and soak in a solution of 125 ml Thick Bleach mixed with 250ml water. Should no change in colour occur then it is safe to proceed. For a whiter wash – Mix 15ml of Thick Bleach in 5 litres of water, add the laundry and leave for a while. Wash and rinse well with clean water. Stubborn stains – Soak the stained item in warm water for ten minutes, rinse then soak in a solution of 100mls of Thick Bleach per 5 litres of cold water for 10 to 20 minutes. Rinse well and repeat if necessary. Disinfecting and deodorizing – Mix 100ml of Thick Bleach in 5 litres of warm water then wash the item thoroughly, leave in the solution for five minutes and rinse in clean water Never use this product in its concentrated form directly onto clothes. Open the container very carefully and avoid spilling. Do not use on waffle, pique, satins, rayon, woolens, etc.
With both of the above thickened bleach methods, after you have painted, stenciled, printed or screened the mixture on, let sit 5-10 minutes or until the desired amount of color is removed. Then rinse thoroughly in warm water and soak in your Bleach Stop solution as above. Next wash in Synthrapol, then you can use Milsoft in the final rinse to restore softness.
Essentially Cleaning Original Thick Bleach contains amongst other ingredients: Less than 5% Non-Ionic Surfactants, Anionic Surfactant, Also contains: Sodium Hypochlorite, Sodium Hydroxide, Disinfectant, Perfume, Limonene