WHAT IS IT?
Sodium Chlorite (NaClO2) is a double bond stabilized oxygen also known as stabilized chlorine dioxide that breaks down into salt. Sodium chlorite is very alkaline and stable. While it destroys all anaerobic microbes and parasites, it does not damage the beneficial lactobacteria of our intestinal flora. The only residue left in water, food, or in the body after use is a small amount of table salt or sodium chloride (NaCl).
Excellent for use as a safe anti-bacterial as opposed to Triclosan and Triclocarban [...]
Safe and effective for use in personal care, household and oral care products as an anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and anti-mold ingredient.
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