Na2B4O7.5H2O white borax pentahydrate granular has big useful
in antifreeze and adhesive
Borax Pentahydrate comprises of 5 mol water. It is stated also as
tetraborate pentahydrate, disodium tetraborate pentahydrate, borax
5 mole. Borax
Pentahydrate, chemical formula is Na2B4O7.5H2O, is white, odorless
Consists of white crystalline granules or powder. It is mildly
alkaline in solution. The
advantages of this material vs. the decahydrate form lie in the
handling and storage costs of a more concentrated product. 74.6 lb.
of this material
are equivalent to 100 lb. of decahydrate.
►Chemical & Physical Information
|Chemical name||borax pentahydrate|
|Type of chemical||Ionic compound (salt)|
|Molar mass||291.35 g·mol|
|Soluble||Not in alcohol and ether|
|Appearance||White crystalline solid|
Borax is also used as anti-freeze additive mixture to prevent
corrosion in cooling
systems of vehicles.
In arranging viscosity of starchy adhesives and in solvent of
Borax Pentahydrate is used.
Leatherworking On leatherworking
Borax Pentahydrate is used as lime expectorant.
While borax is a natural ingredient, it's still toxic, and should
kept out of reach of children and pets.
If you use it to make your own products, be sure to label the
all of the ingredients, just in case there's ever an accidental ingestion. You may
know what's in your concoction, but other people in your household may not.
Treat borax with the same care that you would any other cleaning
and you shouldn't have any problems.
30% T/T ,70% paid against copy B/L .