Skip to Main Content

Hydrogen Peroxide


Hydrogen peroxide is an alternative to chlorine-based bleach that can also be found in products such as mouthwash, hair products and teeth whiteners. You might have a bottle of over-the-counter-strength hydrogen peroxide in your medicine cabinet, since many people use it as an antiseptic as well. It is sometimes used in household cleaning products to help remove or lessen stains and odours. We also sometimes use it in products to make foam, or as a stabiliser to maintain a product as it is exposed to air, light, or heat.