SIC Code 2841 Soap and Other Detergents, except Specialty Cleaners




Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing soap, synthetic organic detergents, inorganic alkaline detergents, or any combination thereof, and establishments producing crude and refined glycerin from vegetable and animal fats and oils.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing shampoos or shaving products, whether from soap or synthetic detergents, are classified in Industry 2844; and those manufacturing synthetic glycerin are classified in Industry 2869

Illustrative Examples

  • Detergents, synthetic organic and inorganic alkaline
  • Dishwashing compounds
  • Dye removing cream, soap base
  • Glycerin, crude and refined: from fats except synthetic
  • Mechanics' paste
  • Presoaks
  • Scouring compounds
  • Soap: granulated, liquid, cake, flaked, and chip
  • Textile soap
  • Washing compounds

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Further Classification

6-digit SIC

  • 284101Soaps & Detergents-manufacturers

7-digit SIC

  • 2841001Soaps & Detergents Mfg
  • 2841002Synthetic Organic Or Inorganic Alkaline Detergents
  • 2841003Dishwashing Compounds
  • 2841004Crude Or Refined Glycerin
  • 2841005Scouring Compounds
  • 2841006Granulated, Liquid, Cake, Flaked Or Chip Soap
  • 2841007Textile Soap

8-digit SIC

  • 28410000Soap And Other Detergents
  • 28419901Detergents, Synthetic Organic Or Inorganic Alkaline
  • 28419902Dishwashing Compounds
  • 28419903Glycerin, Crude Or Refined: From Fats
  • 28419904Scouring Compounds
  • 28419905Soap: Granulated, Liquid, Cake, Flaked, Or Chip
  • 28419906Textile Soap
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