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Does pH level affect the cleaning ability of soap, detergent or stain remover? If so, please give the reason and resources

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pH is a measure of the acidity of a substance.  More specifically, it measures the proton concentration via the following equation: pH=-log[H+].  The pH level will absolutely affect the effectiveness of soaps, detergents, and stain removers.  Many stain removers and detergents contain enzymes...

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