Sodium Hypo Chlorite
Sodium Hypo Chlorite is a chemical compound with the formula NaOCl or NaClO, comprising a sodium cation and a hypochlorite anion. It may also be viewed as the sodium salt of hypochlorous acid. This chlorine compound is often used as a disinfectant or a bleaching agent. Sodium Hypo Chlorite in 0.5% w/v solution is called Dakin's solution, and is used as an antiseptic to clean infected topical wounds.