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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women91%
it is mined
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it is produced in petroleum refinery
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5%
it is obtained from oils and fats
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92%
it is obtained from soap trees
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