Write any three uses of hydrogen peroxide?
Cleans wax from ears
Use to clean teeth
Use in fertilizer mixtures
While some alternative health sites say its good for you it is not recommended by the vast majority of sources Added to this answer : The only peroxide that is for internal uses is food grade hydrogen peroxide. The hydrogen peroxide in the brown bottle at your local pharmacy has stuff added to it - it is wonderful for hundreds of uses in the house, but not for ingesting. You need to be careful with…
There are lots of uses for that little brown bottle of hydrogen peroxide. It is cheap, widely available and safe to use for the environment. From washing cloths, to brushing your teeth, gargle like mouthwash, for ear infection the list goes on and on Some alternative therapies suggest to drink little dose of hydrogen peroxide as a source of oxygen note that ONLY food grade hydrogen peroxide is considered safe to use internally.
The principal uses of the hydrogen peroxide are: - bleaching agent in the paper industry - bleaching agent for textiles - disinfectant /antiseptic - neutralization of hydrogen sulphide - neutralization of nitrogen oxides - treatment of waste waters - treatment of industrial water to delete organic contaminants - starting material to prepare some useful organic and inorganic chemicals - etc.
Hydrogen peroxide is a substance produced as a byproduct of metabolic processes, and is also a very powerful oxidizing agent and as such dangerous to cells. Our bodies have an enzyme called catalase which breaks it into water and oxygen (which causes the well known foaming of hydrogen peroxide on a wound) which protects us in most cases from the chemical. Many bacteria are not able to defend against such a powerful oxidizing agent and…
Food Grade Hydrogen Peroxide has a massive variety of uses. Different concentrations are used for different things. Do not confuse this with the idea of 'Grade'. There are a few grades like Technical grade, Electrical grade, Agricultural grade etc etc. Also be aware that drug store varieties of H2O2 and other grades are full of toxic additives and stabalizers and cannot be used for people. Drugstore peroxide is only for external use. Here are just…