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A bleach precursor compound, its peroxygen acid derivative, and detergent compositions containing these materials are disclosed herein. The bleach precursor structurally comprises a quaternized ammonium or phosphonium group linked to a carbonate moiety having a leaving group. Upon perhydrolysis in the presence of hydrogen peroxide and a basic aqueous media, there is generated a peroxycarbonic acid bleach.

Title
Quaternary ammonium or phosphonium substituted peroxy carbonic acid precursors and their use in detergent bleach compositions
Application Number
7/27278
Publication Number
4751015
Application Date
March 17, 1987
Publication Date
June 14, 1988
Inventor
Stephen A Madison
Valley Cottage
NY, US
Robert W Humphreys
Oradell
NJ, US
Agent
James J Farrell
Milton L Honig
Assignee
Lever Brothers Company
NY, US
IPC
C11D 3/395
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