Stable bleaching powder

Stable bleaching powder is widely used as a disinfectant in water purification, as well as in the textile and pulp and paper industries. ABCIL manufactures stable bleaching powder under the brand names of Shaktiman, Vikram and Lion.

Industrial applications

Aquaculture

Stable bleaching powder is used to disinfect ponds or seawater where shrimps and prawns are grown. In addition, it is used as a disinfectant and deodorising agent to reduce the Biological Oxygen Demand (BOD) concentration in water.

Home and personal care

Stable bleaching powder is used to sterilise linen and remove stains.

Paper and pulp

Stable bleaching powder is used to bleach pulp and straw.

Textile

Stable bleaching powder finds wide use in the textile industry as a bleaching agent for cotton yarn and cloth.

Water purification

SBP is used as a disinfectant and deodorising agent to reduce the BOD concentration and control cyanides in water. It is also used in swimming pools as a disinfectant and cleaning agent, apart from controlling algae.