20.41 - Manufacture of soap and detergents, cleaning and polishing preparations

This class includes: - manufacture of organic surface-active agents - manufacture of paper, wadding, felt etc. coated or covered with soap or detergent - manufacture of glycerol - manufacture of soap, except cosmetic soap - manufacture of surface-active preparations: . washing powders in solid or liquid form and detergents . dish-washing preparations . textile softeners - manufacture of cleaning and polishing products: . preparations for perfuming or deodorising rooms . artificial waxes and prepared waxes . polishes and creams for leather . polishes and creams for wood . polishes for coachwork, glass and metal . scouring pastes and powders, including paper, wadding etc. coated or covered with these

This class excludes: - manufacture of separate, chemically defined compounds, see 20.13, 20.14 - manufacture of glycerol, synthesised from petroleum products, see 20.14 - manufacture of cosmetic soap, see 20.42