hydrogen peroxide :
- n a viscous liquid with strong oxidizing properties; a powerful bleaching agent; also used (in aqueous solutions) as a mild disinfectant and (in strong concentrations) as an oxidant in rocket fuels
News & Articles
- Peroxide leak sends 10 to hospital in Boonton
BOONTON -- Ten people were sent to the hospital following the evacuation of Old Dominion Trucking Terminal due to a drum that was leaking hydrogen peroxide early last Friday morning.
June 11, 2013 - The Citizen of Morris County
- Several hospitalized after Boonton chemical leak
Nearly a dozen people were taken to the hospital Friday morning after being exposed to hydrogen peroxide that was leaking from a drum at a trucking depot, police said.
June 7, 2013 - The Record
- FRUGAL LIVING: Uses for hydrogen peroxide
Hydrogen peroxide is cheap and has multiple uses. Combined with baking soda and Dawn dishwashing liquid, it makes a great stain fighter for sweat stains on T-shirts. Simply apply 1/2 teaspoon of Dawn on each underarm section of the shirt, 2 tablespoons of hydrogen peroxide on each side, sprinkle on some baking soda and scrub with a nylon scrub brush. Then launder as usual.
June 6, 2013 - The Oakland Press