Chemtec Bleach

Alkaline cleaning additive based on Sodium Hypochlorite

Characteristics & Applications

  • Alkaline cleaning additive based on Sodium Hypochlorite.
  • Removal of colour, odour and residual hydrocarbons.


Waste Water Information

  • Sodium Hypochlorite.
  • Approved by MARPOL/IMO in accordance with MEPC.1/Circ.590.


Tank Material
Safe to use on stainless steel and resistant coatings.


pH : > 11
Phys. properties :
yellowish greenish transparent liquid
Spec. gravity : approx. 1.25
Flash point not applicable
Storage temperature :
ambient (avoid freezing and temperatures above 30°C)
Foam formation : not foaming
Solubility in freshwater :

Safety Aspects

  • Causes severe skin burns and eye damage
  • Contact with acids liberates toxic gas
  • May be corrosive to metals
  • This product is a very reactive substance that can react with many inorganic and organic compounds producing toxic as well as explosive gases.
  •  Consult the Material Safety Data Sheet

Application for use

  • Suitable in freshwater only.
  • Recommended concentration for re-circulation cleaning: 0.5 – 2%
Cleaning temperature : ambient to max 40°C
(decompose at higher temperature)
Packing : drums of 200 or 208 ltr
Download Material Safety Data Sheet