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  1. Green soap is a potassium soap made by the sponification of suitable vegetable oils. Some vegetable oils, such as coconut and palm kernel oil, are not used because they produce a soap that is too irritating. Each 1000 g of green soap contains 380 g of a suitable vegetable oil, 20 g of oleic acid, 91.7 g of potassium hydroxide, 50 ml of glycerin, and sufficient purified water to adjust the volume of the solution.
    Green soap prepared from green-colored oils such as green olive oil or an artificially colored oil has the green color often associated with the soap; however, green soap is not necessarily green….

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