04299716 is referenced by 8 patents and cites 1 patents.

The invention relates to a detergent composition in powder or bar form containing a surfactant, an alkali metal carbonate and a low level (1 to 5%) of orthophosphate, other phosphates being maintained at a level below 5%. A peroxygen bleach and other conventional additives are optionally present. The compositions are suitable for washing fabrics in developing countries and are suitable as low cost products elsewhere.

Title
Detergent compositions
Application Number
6/126518
Publication Number
4299716
Application Date
March 3, 1980
Publication Date
November 10, 1981
Inventor
Peter J Powers
Wirral
GB
John S Cottrell
South Wirral
GB
Agent
Melvin H Kurtz
Assignee
Lever Brothers Company
NY, US
IPC
C11D 7/54
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