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deodorizer

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deodorant,

substance used to absorb or eliminate offensive odors. Disinfectants such as hydrogen peroxide, chlorine, and chlorine compounds eliminate odors caused by microorganisms. Adsorbent deodorizers such as activated charcoal and silica gel remove odorous molecules by attracting them to the adsorbent surface. Some substances, such as chlorophyll, eliminate odors by combining chemically with odorous impurities. Glycols, which are disinfectant as well as deodorizing substances, are sprayed into the air to absorb odors. In some industrial processes, odor-containing air is scrubbed, i.e., bubbled through a liquid that dissolves or emulsifies the odorous molecules. In personal hygiene, deodorants may be applied locally on body surfaces. Because most body odor is caused by the action of bacteria on the skin (perspiration is nearly odorless), many deodorants contain antiseptics that destroy bacteria; the antiseptic hexachlorophene is no longer used in deodorants because it has been shown to cause brain damage. An antiperspirant component of deodorant preparations, usually an aluminum salt, blocks the pores through which perspiration is secreted.
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MERIDIAN, Idaho -- A new odor eliminator, believed to be the first room deodorizer to use a catalyst to burst apart odor molecules instead of covering up household smells, was introduced today by Dynamite Marketing.
The line includes body lotion, shampoo and body wash, conditioners, diaper cream and diaper pail deodorizer.
Table 59: World 15-Year Perspective for Deodorizers byGeographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Value Sales forUS, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years 2006, 2014 & 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-101
These "EverGreen Rooms" feature an independent filtered water system with a separate faucet for drinking water, while the air filtration system provides clean and healthy air that isn't sterilized with commercial deodorizers and air fresheners.
The company manufactures and distributes various plastic label holders and sign holders to the retail industry, along with a line of deodorizers and cleaners for the consumer market.
Improvements in the company's laundry products narrowly offset weaker sales of deodorizers and cleaners and personal care products, executives said.
The company markets three multi-purpose maintenance product brands - WD-40[R], 3-IN-ONE[R] and BLUE WORKS TM - and eight homecare and cleaning product brands: X-14[R] hard surface cleaners and automatic toilet bowl cleaners, 2000 Flushes[R] automatic toilet bowl cleaners, Carpet Fresh[R] and No Vac[R] rug and room deodorizers, Spot Shot[R] aerosol and liquid carpet stain removers, 1001[R] carpet, household cleaners and rug and room deodorizers, and Lava[R] and Solvol[R] heavy-duty hand cleaners.
Let's take a quick look at five models, bearing in mind that the bucks mentioned are base prices, and do not include shipping, taxes, or auto deodorizers shaped like pine trees:
The company markets three multi-purpose maintenance product brands - WD-40[R], 3-IN-ONE[R] and BLUE WORKS(TM) - and eight homecare and cleaning product brands: X-14[R] hard surface cleaners and automatic toilet bowl cleaners, 2000 Flushes[R] automatic toilet bowl cleaners, Carpet Fresh[R] and No Vac[R] rug and room deodorizers, Spot Shot[R] aerosol and liquid carpet stain removers, 1001[R] carpet, household cleaners and rug and room deodorizers, and Lava[R] and Solvol[R] heavy-duty hand cleaners.
s product portfolio includes anti-bacterial and industrial hand care products, cleaners, degreasers, deodorizers, disinfectants, floor finishes, sanitizers, and pest and weed control products, as well as high performance products and professional grade chemical products for the automotive, fleet maintenance, industrial/MRO supply, institutional supply and motorcycle markets through recently acquired Amrep, Inc.
The company also markets homecare and cleaning brands: X-14 mildew stain remover and automatic toilet bowl cleaners, 2000 Flushes automatic toilet bowl cleaners, Carpet Fresh and No Vac rug and room deodorizers, Spot Shot aerosol and liquid carpet stain removers, 1001 household cleaners and rug and room deodorizers, and Lava and Solvol heavy-duty hand cleaners.
The company also markets homecare and cleaning brands: X-14[R] mildew stain remover and automatic toilet bowl cleaners, 2000 Flushes[R] automatic toilet bowl cleaners, Carpet Fresh[R] and No Vac[R] rug and room deodorizers, Spot Shot[R] aerosol and liquid carpet stain removers, 1001[R] household cleaners and rug and room deodorizers, and Lava[R] and Solvol[R] heavy-duty hand cleaners.