NAICS 5 Digit Industry 32561

Industry 32561

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 32561 – Soap and Cleaning Compound Manufacturing

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 32561: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing and packaging soap and other cleaning compounds, surface active agents, and textile and leather finishing agents used to reduce tension or speed the drying process.

Cross-References for NAICS Code 32561

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 32561. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Manufacturing synthetic glycerin–are classified in Industry 32519, Other Basic Organic Chemical Manufacturing;
  • Manufacturing industrial bleaches–are classified in Industry 32518, Other Basic Inorganic Chemical Manufacturing; and
  • Manufacturing shampoos and shaving preparations–are classified in Industry 32562, Toilet Preparation Manufacturing.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 32561

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 32561. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Airfreshners manufacturing
  • Ammonia, household-type, manufacturing
  • Assistants, textile and leather finishing, manufacturing
  • Automobile polishes and cleaners manufacturing
  • Bar soaps manufacturing
  • Beeswax polishes and waxes manufacturing
  • Bleaches, formulated for household use, manufacturing
  • Brass polishes manufacturing
  • Buffing compounds manufacturing
  • Cloths, dusting and polishing, chemically treated, manufacturing
  • Copper cleaners manufacturing
  • Degreasing preparations, household-type, manufacturing
  • Dentifrices manufacturing
  • Deodorants (except personal) manufacturing
  • Detergents (e.g., dishwashing, industrial, laundry) manufacturing
  • Dishwasher detergents manufacturing
  • Disinfectants, household-type and industrial, manufacturing
  • Drain pipe cleaners manufacturing
  • Drycleaning preparations manufacturing
  • Emulsifiers (i.e., surface-active agents) manufacturing
  • Fabric softeners manufacturing
  • Finishing agents, textile and leather, manufacturing
  • Floor polishes and waxes manufacturing
  • Furniture polishes and waxes manufacturing
  • Glass and tile cleaning preparations manufacturing
  • Glycerin (i.e., glycerol), natural, manufacturing
  • Hand soaps (e.g., hard, liquid, soft) manufacturing
  • Ink eradicators manufacturing
  • Kitchen degreasing and cleaning preparations manufacturing
  • Laundry soap, chips, and powder manufacturing
  • Lye, household-type, manufacturing
  • Mechanic’s hand soaps and pastes manufacturing
  • Metal polishes (i.e., tarnish removers) manufacturing
  • Mordants manufacturing
  • Oils, soluble (i.e., textile finishing assistants), manufacturing
  • Oven cleaners manufacturing
  • Penetrants manufacturing
  • Polishes (e.g., automobile, furniture, metal, shoe) manufacturing
  • Polishing preparations manufacturing
  • Presoaks manufacturing
  • Recycling drycleaning fluids
  • Rug cleaning preparations manufacturing
  • Rust removers manufacturing
  • Saddle soaps manufacturing
  • Scouring cleansers (e.g., pastes, powders) manufacturing
  • Shoe polishes and cleaners manufacturing
  • Silver polishes manufacturing
  • Soaps (e.g., bar, chip, powder) manufacturing
  • Softeners, leather or textile, manufacturing
  • Soot removing chemicals manufacturing
  • Spot removers (except laundry presoaks) manufacturing
  • Starches, laundry, manufacturing
  • Surface active agents manufacturing
  • Sweeping compounds, absorbent, manufacturing
  • Teeth whiteners (e.g., pastes, gels) manufacturing
  • Textile finishing assistants manufacturing
  • Textile scouring agents manufacturing
  • Toilet bowl cleaners manufacturing
  • Toilet soaps manufacturing
  • Toothpastes, gels, and tooth powders manufacturing
  • Tub and tile cleaning preparations manufacturing
  • Wallpaper cleaners manufacturing
  • Waterless hand soaps manufacturing
  • Wax removers manufacturing
  • Waxes, polishing (e.g., floor, furniture), manufacturing
  • Wetting agents manufacturing
  • Window cleaning preparations manufacturing
  • Windshield washer fluid manufacturing

Industry Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 31-33: Manufacturing
    • Subsector 325: Chemical Manufacturing
      • Industry Group 3256: Soap, Cleaning Compound, and Toilet Preparation Manufacturing
        • Industry 32561: Soap and Cleaning Compound Manufacturing (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 325611: Soap and Other Detergent Manufacturing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 325612: Polish and Other Sanitation Good Manufacturing
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 325613: Surface Active Agent Manufacturing

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