AZ introduces sodium
percarbonate into household products industry
For immediate release
Sep 30th, 2002 : Fremont, CA - AZ Chemicals,
Inc announces the immediate availability of sodium percarbonate
Designed to be an effective oxidizing bleach agent, sodium
percarbonate serves as an environment-friendly alternative
to chlorine bleach. It provides powerful cleaning, bleaching,
sterilizing, deodorizing and stain removal capabilities.
"The release of sodium percarbonate marks an important
milestone for Zhongcheng. SPC broadens our bleaching chemicals
portfolio and shows our commitment to producing environment-friendly
products. Being the largest producer of hydrogen peroxide
in China, Zhongcheng is uniquely positioned to reliably supply
sodium percarbonate worldwide by having control of its most
crucial raw material. SPC will become one of our core products
along with sodium hydrosulfite. It will provide a source of
growth for Zhongcheng." said Mr. Zhong Cunren, General
Manager for Guangdong Zhongcheng Chemicals Co. Ltd.
Sodium percarbonate, also known as solid hydrogen peroxide,
is an addition of hydrogen peroxide and sodium carbonate.
It provides a stable source of alkaline hydrogen peroxide
ideal for household applications. End uses for sodium percarbonate
include household stain remover, laundry detergent, and all
AZ Chemicals, Inc markets chemical products
and services for Guangdong Zhongcheng Chemicals Co, Ltd. in
North America. Exporting to over 60 countries, Zhongcheng
is a leading manufacturer of bleaching products in Asia and
the largest sodium hydrosulfite producer in the world with
an annual capacity of 190,000mt.