**AS OF 3/9/21 We will be transitioning to caustic soda flakes instead of beads. This is due to the lack of availablity of the bead form. The usage is the same on your end, it is simply a change in the form of the product. Full sized bags are now 55 pounds instead of 50 pounds**
CTFA Name: Caustic Soda or Lye
INCI Name : Sodium Hydroxide
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Poland
Shiping Note: When ordering caustic soda to be shipped, please note that we can only ship one 1-gallon container per box so there may be an additional shipping fee added. If this is the case, we will contact you for payment for the additional cost. In addition, this product can only ship ground, not expedited shipping, so no next day, 2nd day or 3 day air.
Caustic soda is also called lye and sodium hydroxide. Caustic soda is used to turn oils into bar soaps. Our caustic soda is in bead form and is very easy to use. If you are trying to create liquid soaps you will need to purchase Potassium Hydroxide.
Please do some research on the use of caustic soda as we cannot guide you on the process.
Caustic soda is sold in 1-pound, 8-pound (1 gallon), and 55-pound bags.
Upon purchasing caustic soda you understand that the incorrect usage of this product can cause bodily harm. You should wear protective clothing and gear when handling and storing Caustic Soda. This product is only intended to be used for soap making and through your purchase you agree not to resell this material for any other use.
Shay and Company will not be held liable for any damage caused to persons or property through the use or storage of Caustic Soda.
Storage: Air tight container.
Best Used By: One year from date of purchase.
Shelf Life Once Used in Manufacturing: One year from manufacturing date.