Cresol with soap solution Formula:
|Ingredients||Qty given||Qty taken||Activity|
|Vegetable oil||180g||Viscosity builder, soap forming agent|
|Potassium hydroxide||42g||Soap forming agent|
|Purified water||q.s to 1000ml||Vehicle|
Cresol with soap solution is used as Disinfectant
Cresol with soap solution should be stored in a cool, dry place away from light.
For external use only.
To be used in the diluted form.
Keep out of reach of Children
Cresol is used as a Disinfectant in Cresol with soap solution
Vegetable oil is used as a Viscosity builder & soap forming agent in Cresol with soap solution
Potassium hydroxide is used as a Soap forming agent in Cresol with soap solution
To be diluted in water when needed: 2 to 5% according to the degree of soiling (1 part concentrated solution to 50 to 20 parts water, that is to say, 200 to 500 ml per 10 liters of water )
Time needed: 2 hours.
How to prepare Cresol with soap solution
Vegetable oil (castor oil) was weighed in a 100ml conical flask.
- Adding Potassium hydroxide
Potassium hydroxide was dissolved in water and the solution was transferred to the conical flask.
- Using Water Bath
Shaking vigorously the flask was placed on a boiling water bath
It was stirred continuously till 2 phases were completely soluble
- Addition of Cresol
The hot solution was cooled to room temperature 10ml cresol was added & mixed well and volume was made up with water if required.