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Description for 2841: Soap and Other Detergents, Except Specialty Cleaners

Division D: Manufacturing | Major Group 28: Chemicals And Allied Products

Industry Group 284: Soap, Detergents, And Cleaning Preparations; Perfumes, Cosmetics, and Other Toilet Preparations


2841 Soap and Other Detergents, Except Specialty Cleaners
Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing soap, synthetic organic detergents, inorganic alkaline detergents, or any combination thereof, and establishments producing crude and refined glycerin from vegetable and animal fats and oils. Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing shampoos or shaving products, whether from soap or synthetic detergents, are classified in Industry 2844; and those manufacturing synthetic glycerin are classified in Industry 2869.
  • Detergents, synthetic organic and inorganic alkaline
  • Dishwashing compounds
  • Dye removing cream, soap base
  • Glycerin, crude and refined: from fats except synthetic
  • Mechanics'paste
  • Presoaks
  • Scouring compounds
  • Soap: granulated, liquid, cake, flaked, and chip
  • Textile soap
  • Washing compounds


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