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is it okay to use househole cleaners and soaps that have been frozen?

my cleaners were frozen in storage. can i still use them when they thaw out?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 11:24 AM on Dec. 22, 2008 in Home & Garden

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  • I don't see why not. If they don't look "normal" just toss them.
    Christine0813

    Answer by Christine0813 at 11:38 AM on Dec. 22, 2008

  • They may not work as well because they will re-mix differently. But they are not harmful , that I know of so you could test a small hidden area to make sure it doesn't discolor something.
    Bearsjen

    Answer by Bearsjen at 11:42 AM on Dec. 22, 2008

  • also they will not be as potent..
    Bearsjen

    Answer by Bearsjen at 11:42 AM on Dec. 22, 2008

  • I've used laundry soap that has been frozen before and its been fine or "good enough for me" lol. If they are important cleaners (like sterilizers) I would call the "Questions and Comments" number on the bottle to see.
    kabbot01

    Answer by kabbot01 at 8:31 PM on Dec. 22, 2008

  • Okay, i wouldn't think it would make them any less good enough, but i am having trouble figuring out why these things would have been frozen, or why laundyr soap would need to be frozen. Will somebody educate me. Is it because you buy in bulk or something?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:56 PM on Dec. 23, 2008

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