Commercial hydrogen peroxide uses

There are many commercial or industrial peroxide uses. Here are some commercial uses that I know about (I’m sure there are many more):

  • Taxidermists use hydrogen peroxide to whiten or bleach animal skulls and bones
  • Peroxide is used in making cheese.
  • Paper pulp can be bleached with hydrogen peroxide.
  • Hydrogen peroxide is used in making aseptic packaging.
  • Some commercial agriculture uses hydrogen peroxide.
  • Teeth can be whitened with peroxide, which is sometimes done by dentists.
  • Beauticians use hydrogen peroxide to bleach hair.
  • There are many consumer products made with hydrogen peroxide or sodium percarbonate, including many kinds of cleaning products, laundry products, contact lens solution, mouthwash, and so on.

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