What is Borax Decahydrate?
Borax Decahydrate, also known as sodium tetraborate decahydrate, is a natural mineral and salt of boric acid. It appears as a white crystalline powder that dissolves easily in water. Our Borax Decahydrate is of high quality and ideal for various professional and household applications.
What do you use Borax Decahydrate for?
Borax Decahydrate has a wide range of uses:
- Household: As a cleaning agent, disinfectant and insecticide.
- Industrial: In the production of glass, ceramics and enamel.
- Agriculture: As fertilizer and pesticide.
- Cosmetic: In the production of lotions and creams.
Properties of Borax Decahydrate
Borax Decahydrate is known for its excellent cleaning and buffering properties. It also acts as an emulsifier, stabilizer and preservative in various formulations.
Other common areas of application:
- In the production of textiles as bleaching agents.
- As a water softener in detergents.
- In laboratories as a buffer solution.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
- Is Borax Decahydrate safe for consumption? No, it should not be consumed and should be kept out of the reach of children.
- What is the chemical formula of Borax Decahydrate? Its chemical formula is Na₂B₄O₇·10H₂O.
- Where can I find more information about Borax Decahydrate? More information can be found in the safety data sheets offered, or at: Pubchem.
Where can I buy Borax Decahydrate?
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