What grade of Lye to order?

Discussion in 'Soap Making' started by Amanda Lee, Nov 9, 2008.

  1. Amanda Lee

    Amanda Lee Member

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    I was looking on the AAA Chemicals website and was wondering what grade of Lye everyone uses?

    There is the standard and food grade? I would think the technical or standard lye would be the one, but I am not sure.

    I have been purchasing 1lbs at a time at the local hardwear store.
    www.aaa-chemicals.com

    Thanks Amanda Lee
     
  2. MRFBarbara

    MRFBarbara Guest

    the cheaper standard grade is just fine..
    Barbara
     

  3. Amanda Lee

    Amanda Lee Member

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    Thank you Barbara. That is what I thought, but needed to be sure.
    :D
    Amanda