NAICS Code 325611 Soap and Other Detergent Manufacturing




This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing and packaging soaps and other detergents, such as laundry detergents; dishwashing detergents; toothpaste gels, and tooth powders; and natural glycerin.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Manufacturing synthetic glycerin: classified in U.S. Industry 325199, All Other Basic Organic Chemical Manufacturing
  • Manufacturing shampoos and shaving preparations: classified in Industry 325620, Toilet Preparation Manufacturing.

Industries Included

  • Bar soaps manufacturing
  • Dentifrices manufacturing
  • Detergents (e.g., dishwashing, industrial, laundry) manufacturing
  • Dishwasher detergents manufacturing
  • Glycerin (i.e., glycerol), natural, manufacturing
  • Hand soaps (e.g., hard, liquid, soft) manufacturing
  • Laundry soap, chips, and powder manufacturing
  • Mechanic's hand soaps and pastes manufacturing
  • Presoaks manufacturing
  • Scouring cleansers (e.g., pastes, powders) manufacturing
  • Soaps (e.g., bar, chip, powder) manufacturing
  • Teeth whiteners (e.g., pastes, gels) manufacturing
  • Toilet soaps manufacturing
  • Toothpastes, gels, and tooth powders manufacturing
  • Waterless hand soaps manufacturing

Industry Leaders