|Common household chemicals Used In Daily Life|
List of common household chemicals used in daily life
1. Soap: Soap is a mixture of chemical components. Its symbol is C17H35COONa. We use soap for cleaning dirt. It helps us to stay free from dirt.
2. Salt: Salt is known as sodium chloride which symbol is NaCl. Sodium chloride makes sea water salty. Salt is usually used for making the dish tasty. It also used in a laboratory for doing many experiments.
3. Toothpaste: Toothpaste is a chemical thing which is usually used for cleaning teeth. It removes dental plaque from our teeth. It can use alsoat that time when our body gets burn or cut. Then we can use toothpaste as for first aid.
4.Sugar: Sugar is a chemical which tests sweet. Its symbol is C12H22O11. It is usually used for making some dishes sweety. By the help of sugar, we can make sweet, payes ( a Bangladeshi/Indian homemade food ) cake and much tasty food.
5. Chalk: Chalk is also known as Calcium Carbonate which symbol is CaCO3. We can use it for writing on a blackboard.
6. Aspirin: Aspirin is made of Acetylsalicylic Acid. Its symbol is C9H8O4. It is used for treating pain, inflammation. It also uses as a treatment for fever.
7. Caustic soda: Caustic Soda’s other name is Sodium Hydroxide (NaOH). It is used for manufacturing the pulp and paper. Then it is also used for manufacturing soap and detergent.
8. Baking Powder: Baking powder is a Kind of Carbonate or Bicarbonate. It is a very weak acid. It is a well-known compound to a housewife. They use it for making foods. By the help of baking, power housewives use to make dishes delicious.
9.Detergent: Detergent is made of coal and petroleum hydrocarbon. There also stays the mixture of Sodium Sulphate and Sodium Silicate that’s why it stays dry. It is usually used for cleaning clothes.
10. Alcohol: It is a thing made of ethanol. It actually used as a drug.
11. Vinegar: Vinegar is made of 6-10% Acetic Acid (CH3COOH) and water. By fermenting sugar or Ethanol vinegar made out. We use vinegar for cleaning the floor, Can use it in the kitchen, By removing the bad smell of oven. We can use vinegar also for conditioning our hair.
In this world, there are many compounds which are used in our daily life. Our life has become easy because of Chemistry.