Carbolic Soap is a mildly disinfectant soap and was once widely used in many countries around the world.
It has a very distinctive smell and the older generation will certainly remember it! In England it was used in state schools up until the 1970s. A bar of Carbolic Soap was on every washroom sink!
Because of its disinfectant properties the soap has uses as a hand or bathing soap, it has also been proven effective against stubborn grease and embedded dirt. It is also widely used for laundry cleaning.