HYDROGEN PEROXIDE amazingly versatile;
By some it is called a miracle substance.
HP is safe to use, available at the chemist and cheap as well.
Hydrogen peroxide should be called oxygen water, basically it has the same chemical make up as water but with an extra oxygen atom (H2O2). Thist breaks it down quickly and harmlessly into oxygen and water.
More facts about hydrogen peroxide:
It is found in all living material.
White blood cells produce hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) to fight bacteria and infections.
Fruit and vegetables naturally produce hydrogen peroxide.
It is found in the mother’s first milk, called colostrum, and is transferred to the baby to boost its immune system.
It is also found in rain water, the H20 in the atmosphere receives an additional oxygen atom from ozone (O3) and this H2O2 makes plants grow faster.
Wash vegetables and fruits with hydrogen peroxide to remove dirt and pesticides. Add 1/4 cup of H2O2 to a sink of cold water. After washing, rinse thoroughly with cool water.
There are many, many and even more uses for HP.
In the dishwasher for a sanitizing boost
As a mouthwash;
Brushing your teeth a mix of soda, salt and HP
Clean your kitchen, counter tops and cutting boards.
It is not toxic, it’s great to clean places that store food and dishes, refrigerator etc.
Remove baked-on crud from pots and pans.
Help for your plants, ward off fungus, add a little hydrogen peroxide to your pray bottle to treat your plants.