NCS Caustic soda, (NaOH), soda lye or white caustic, is a white solid and highly caustic metallic base and alkali salt. It has various industrial and manufactural uses such as: brick and patio cleaning, drain cleaning, paint stripping, soap making, bio diesel production and many many more.
Caustic soda is used in the manufacturing of textiles and paper, and as a cleaning agent in soaps and detergents.
NCS Caustic Soda in soap making
Caustic Soda (also known as Sodium Hydroxide or lye) is a core ingredient of any soap bar. You can’t make a bar soap from scratch without Sodium Hydroxide.
It’s the chemical reaction between the Caustic Soda and the oils that produces your soap. Therefore this 1kg tub of caustic soda is ideal for you if you’re planning on making some great soaps.
When you’re making your soap, please be sure to take all of the recommended safety precautions. Wear your safety glasses and gloves etc.