How is soap made?

it is mined
it is produced in petroleum refinery
it is obtained from oils and fats
it is obtained from soap trees
Soaps for cleans­ing are obtained by treating veg­etable or animal oils and fats with a strongly alkaline so­lu­tion. This chemical reaction is known as saponi­fi­ca­tion.

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it is mined
it is produced in petroleum refinery
it is obtained from oils and fats
it is obtained from soap trees
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flagItaly
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flagUnknown
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flagGermany
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flagPoland
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flagthe Netherlands
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flagMalaysia
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flagthe United States
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flagFrance
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flagPakistan
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flagthe United Arab Emirates
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flagthe Philippines
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flagIndonesia
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Gender

men92%
women91%
it is mined
0%
0%
it is produced in petroleum refinery
4%
6%
it is obtained from oils and fats
92%
92%
it is obtained from soap trees
1%
1%

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