Borax

  1. Sodium tetraborate decahydrate
  2. CAS 1303-96-4
  3. Molar Weight 301.9693 g/mol
  4. Chemical formula Na2B4O7. 5H2O

Borax is used in various household laundry and cleaning products and some tooth cleaning formulas. Some other ways in which it finds use is as a component of glass and pottery glazes in the ceramics industry, as a solvent for metal-oxide slags in metallurgy, as a flux in welding and soldering, and as a fertiliser additive, a mouthwash, and a water softener.

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Borax
  1. Sodium tetraborate decahydrate
  2. CAS 1303-96-4
  3. Chemical formula Na2B4O7. 5H2O
  4. Molar Weight 301.9693 g/mol

Product details of Borax

Sodium tetraborate decahydrate
  1. Technical
  1. Powder
  2. 5 Mol (20 Moles, 3 Elephan)
  3. 12 Mesh
  4. Granular
  1. White solid

Chemical formula

Na2B4O7. 5H2O

CAS number

1303-96-4

1330-43-4

12179-04-3

11130-12-4

Molar Weight

301.9693 g/mol

Specific Gravity

1.71

Boiling Point

1.575 °C

Melting Point

743 °C


Applications

  1. Disinfectants
  2. Water softening agent
  3. Food additive
  4. Metallurgy
  5. Welding
  6. Agriculture

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