The advantage of detergent over soap is, they are ____________ .
What is the advantage of a detergent over soap ?
(a) What type of compound is CH3−COOH : (b) What substance should be oxidised to prepare CH3−COOH? (c) State one advantage of soaps over detergents.
Differentiate between a soap and a detergent on the basis of their chemical constituents. For cleansing action why is a detergent preferred to a soap ?
Sythetic detergents have advantage over usual soaps as far as cleansing power is concerned. But use of synthetic detergents over a long time creates environmental pollution. How can the pollution caused by synthetic detergents be minimised? Classify the detergents according to their chemical nature.