Chemical name - Calcium Oxychloride
Formula - CaOCl 2
- Used for bleaching cotton and linen in the textile industry, for bleaching wood pulp in paper factories and for bleaching washed clothes in laundry
- As an oxidising agent in many chemical industries
- Used for disinfecting drinking water to make it free of germs.
- Used for making wool unshrinkable
- Used in the manufacture of Chloroform.