Sujata Nutri Pharma is one of the leading manufacturers and exporters of Borax CAS no. 1303-96-4.
Borax is also known as sodium borate, sodium tetraborate or disodium tetraborate is explained in this article. Borax is a soft, colourless compound of Boron and can be dissolved in water. The main forms of borax are anhydrous and decahydrate salt and sometimes pentahydrate salt. This article focuses on the formula and structure of borax.
As Cleaning Agent – Various properties of borax help to increase its cleaning power. It converts water into hydrogen peroxide during cleaning. It is highly basic so it makes the hot water basic which enhances the effectiveness of bleach or other cleaners.
As an Insect Killer – Borax stops the metabolic process of many organisms. This property of borax makes it a better disinfectant.
It is used in the test of diabetes mellitus.
It is used as a water softening agent.
For welding of iron and steel mixture of borax and ammonium chloride is used as a flux.