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  1. 20 Mule Team Borax
  2. Acacia Gum (Gum Arabic)
  3. Alkanet Root Powder
  4. Allantoin
  5. Aloe Vera Gel (Liquid)
  6. Aloe Vera Juice
  7. Aloe Vera Oil
  8. Aloe Vera Powder - 100X
  9. Aloe Vera Topical Gel
  10. Alpha Lipoic Acid - Powder
  11. Ammonium Chloride
  12. Ammonium Lauryl Sulfate
  13. Ammonium Sulfate
  14. Apricot Seed Powder
  15. Arrowroot Powder
  16. Baking Soda - Sodium Bicarbonate
  17. Bamboo Extract - Water Soluble
  18. Barium Carbonate
  19. Barkeepers Friend Powder - Clearance
  20. Basil Powder
  21. Beet Root Powder
  22. Benzoic Acid
  23. Benzoin Powder
  24. Black Walnut Powder
  25. Blueberry Seeds
  26. Borax - Anhydrous
  27. Borax - Decahydrate
  28. Borax - Granular
  29. Boraxo - Powdered Soap
  30. Boric Acid - Granular
  31. Boric Acid - Powder
  32. Botanical - Cinnamon Powder
  33. Botanical - Fennel Seed
  34. Botanical - FlaxSeed
  35. Botanical - Juniper Berries
  36. Botanical - Marjoram
  37. Botanical - Orange Peel Powder
  38. Botanical - Orange Peel Ribbon
  39. Botanical - Peppermint Leaves
  40. Botanical - Rose Buds and Petals
  41. Brown Sugar - Raw Demerara Crystals
  42. BTMS-50 - Incroquat Behenyl
  43. Bubble Bar Hardener
  44. Calamine Powder USP
  45. Calcium Carbonate
  46. Calcium Stearate
  47. Candelilla Wax - Flakes
  48. Candy Sprinkles - Carnival Colors
  49. Candy Sprinkles - Chocolate Brown
  50. Carbopol Polymer
  51. Carnauba Wax NF- Flakes
  52. Cetearyl Alcohol
  53. Cetyl Alcohol (palmityl)
  54. Citric Acid
  55. Cocamidopropyl Betaine
  56. Corn Starch
  57. Crafters Choice - Lotion Base Basic
  58. Crafters Choice Lotion Goat's Milk & Honey
  59. Cream Base - Luxury Hand and Body
  60. Cream Base with Jojoba
  61. Decyl Glucoside
  62. Deionized Water
  63. Dextrose
  64. Diatomaceous Earth
  65. Dimethicone 1000
  66. EDTA (Tetrasodium EDTA)
  67. Emulsifying Wax Pastilles
  68. Epsom Salt (Magnesium Sulfate) - USP
  69. Fels Naptha
  70. Frankincense Granules
  71. Germaben II
  72. Germaben II E
  73. Germall Plus Liquid
  74. Gift Card
  75. Glyceryl Stearate
  76. Glycol Stearate
  77. Grapefruit Seed Extract 60/40
  78. Guar Gum
  79. Hibiscus Flowers
  80. Honeyquat
  81. Hydrolyzed Wheat Protein
  82. Jojoba Beads - Green
  83. Jojoba Beads - Purple
  84. Jojoba Beads - Red
  85. Jojoba Beads - White Medium
  86. Jojoba Beads - White Small
  87. Jojoba Esters, 70 (MP70)
  88. Kirk's Body Wash
  89. Kirk's Castile Shampoo
  90. Lanette N Wax (SLS Free)
  91. Lanolin - Anhydrous USP
  92. Lanolin Oil
  93. Lauric Acid
  94. Lecithin - Unbleached Fluid
  95. Lip Balm Base - Natural
  96. Lotion Base – Satin and Silk
  97. Lotion Base with Jojoba
  98. Luffa Powder - Natural
  99. Magnesium Carbonate - Light
  100. Malic Acid
  101. Menthol Crystals - Large
  102. Menthol Crystals - Medium
  103. Milk Powder - Coconut
  104. Mineral Oil
  105. Nettle Leaf - Botanical
  106. Oat Scrub
  107. Optiphen
  108. Optiphen ND
  109. Orange Wax
  110. Oxalic Acid
  111. Palm Kernel Flakes
  112. Petroleum / Petrolatum Jelly - USP
  113. Phenonip
  114. Pink Zote Soap
  115. Polysorbate 20
  116. Polysorbate 60
  117. Polysorbate 80
  118. Polyvinyl Alcohol
  119. Potassium Benzoate
  120. Potassium Carbonate
  121. Potassium Chloride
  122. Potassium Hydroxide Flakes Lye
  123. Potassium Sorbate
  124. Propylene Glycol
  125. Pumice Powder
  126. Rosemary Oleoresin Extract (ROE) 575
  127. Salicylic Acid - USP
  128. SCI Noodle Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate
  129. Seaweed Powder
  130. SFIC Bath & Shower Gel
  131. SFIC Hand Cream
  132. Shea Oil / Olein
  133. Shower Gel
  134. Shower Gel – Crystal Clear
  135. Silk Amino Acid
  136. Silk Peptide
  137. Silk Powder
  138. Soap Flakes
  139. Soda Crystals
  140. Sodium Acetate - Anhydrous
  141. Sodium Acetate - Trihydrate
  142. Sodium Acetate FCC
  143. Sodium Benzoate - Dense
  144. Sodium Bisulfate Anhydrous
  145. Sodium Citrate - Granular
  146. Sodium Coco-Sulfate
  147. Sodium Hexametaphosphate (SHMP)
  148. Sodium Hydroxide Beads Lye
  149. Sodium Hydroxide Flakes Lye
  150. Sodium Lactate 60% (SL)
  151. Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS Liquid)
  152. Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS Powder) - USP
  153. Sodium Lauryl Sulfoacetate (SLSA)
  154. Sodium Perborate Monohydrate
  155. Sodium Perborate TetraHydrate
  156. Sodium Percarbonate
  157. Sodium Sulfate
  158. Sodium Sulfate Anhydrous ACS Powder
  159. Sodium Sulfite Dry
  160. Sodium Thiosulfate Pentahydrate
  161. Sodium Tripolyphosphate Light Density STPP
  162. Sorbic Acid
  163. Sorbitan Stearate
  164. Spirulina Powder
  165. Stearic Acid
  166. Stearyl Alcohol
  167. Talcum Powder (White)
  168. Tartaric Acid
  169. Titanium Dioxide
  170. Trisodium Phosphate Dodecahydrate
  171. Vanilla Color Stabilizer - CP Soap
  172. Vanilla Color Stabilizer - MP Soap
  173. Vegetable Glycerin
  174. Vitamin B3 - Niacinamide USP
  175. Vitamin C (Ascorbic Acid)
  176. Vitamin C Ester (Ascorbyl Palmitate)
  177. Vitamin E - Tocopherols Natural
  178. Walnut Shell Powder - Fine
  179. Washing Soda (Soda Ash) - Dense
  180. Washing Soda (Soda Ash) - Light
  181. Wet One's - Sensitive Skin
  182. Willow Bark Extract
  183. Witch Hazel Distillate
  184. Witch Hazel Distillate - Alcohol Free
  185. Xanthan Gum
  186. Yogurt Powder
  187. Zinc Oxide Powder - USP
  188. Zout Stain Remover

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Borax - Granular

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  • Also known as Borax Pentahydrate
  • Grade: Granular - Technical
  • CAS: 12045-88-4
  • Etibor 48 (5 mol borax
Borax, also called sodium borate, or sodium tetraborate, or disodium tetraborate, is an important boron compound, a mineral, and a salt of boric acid. It is usually a white powder consisting of soft colorless crystals that dissolve easily in water.

Borax has a wide variety of uses. It is a component of many detergents, cosmetics, and enamel glazes. It is also used to make buffer solutions in biochemistry, as a fire retardant, as an anti-fungal compound for fibreglass, as an insecticide, as a flux in metallurgy, and as a precursor for other boron compounds.

The term borax is used for a number of closely related minerals or chemical compounds that differ in their crystal water content, but usually refers to the decahydrate. Commercially sold borax is usually partially dehydrated.

Borax occurs naturally in evaporite deposits produced by the repeated evaporation of seasonal lakes (see playa). The most commercially important deposits are found in Turkey and near Boron, California and other locations in the American southwest, the Atacama desert in Chile, and in Tibet. Borax can also be produced synthetically from other boron compounds.

What is Borax

Borax is a mineral that is known under several different names, these include sodium borate decahydrate, sodium pyroborate; birax sodium tetraborate decahydrate;sodium biborate. It is usually found deep within the ground and has been harvested close to the surface in death Valley California. Its most common uses include a laundry booster, multipurpose cleaner, preservative, insecticide. People also use borax to make slime.

The Crystals are odorless and alkaline, borax itself is not flammable or reactive.

Borax Crystals

making and Growing Borax crystals is very cool.

If you want to make a borax snowflake all you need is some pipe cleaner, borax and a wide mouth pint jar.

Twist the pipe cleaner together into a pattern that you like, this is the pattern that your snowflake / star will be in. make sure that the design and style that you choose is small enough to fix inside the wide mouth jar.

A piece of string should be tied around the end of one if your snowflakes legs, the other end of the string around a pencil. Make sure the string is at least about an inch or two long so that the star will hang in the jar from the string when the pencil is horizontally across the wide mouth of the jar.

Fill the jar with boiling water, add borax to the water slowly stirring it in so that it dissolves nicely. Ad it slowly and continuously stir it in. Depending on the size of your jar you will need to add more Borax, the generally ratio is 3 tablespoons per cup of water.

This is a great opportunity to tint the borax by adding some coloring to the water.

Now hang the snowflake into the jar with the pencil so that the snowflake is completely covered with liquid and hangs freely.

Let the solution cure for 24 hours, enjoy you new snowflake.

Borax

Sodium Borate (also known as borax) is commonly used in soap and cosmetics. its popularity is due to the multiple possible roles it can play. Used as a cleaner, preservative and emulsifier borax is one important ingredient. Commonly used in bath bombs, soaps and bath salts.

Cleaning with Borax

Borax can be a powerful all natural bathroom and kitchen cleaner.

Mix 1/4 cup of borax powder with 1/4 cup of sodium bicarbonate. That's all you need, add a splice of lemon essential oil or juice for the clean fresh scent. When used as a cleaner borax also helps keep away many bugs.

Borax will also help you get rid of roaches, Roches are thigmatropic (the like to rub against walls), sprinkle borax along the base of your walls and the roaches and other bugs will get it on themselves. the borax then adheres to their carapaces and leaches vital nutrients from their innards.

Borax will help get rid of fleas, sprinkle a small amount onto your carpets and vacuum it out. This is helpful with very small infestations, if you have a serious flea problem see a professional.

The Chemistry of Borax

Borax is a mineral found in various deposits around the world, it is made up of B)

PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Color is white to clear.
  • Luster is vitreous.
  • Transparency crystals are transparent to translucent.
  • Crystal System is monoclinic; 2/m
  • Crystal Habits include the blocky to prismatic crystals with a nearly square cross section. Also massive and as crusts.
  • Cleavage is perfect in one direction.
  • Fracture is conchoidal.
  • Hardness is 2 - 2.5
  • Specific Gravity is approximately 1.7 (very light)
  • Streak is white.
  • Other Characteristics: a sweet alkaline taste, alters to chalky white tincalconite with dehydration.
  • Notable Occurrences include Trona, Boron, Death Valley and other California localities; Andes Mountains; Turkey and Tibet.
  • Best Field Indicators are crystal habit, color, associations, locality, density and hardness.


Toxic

Boric acid, sodium borate, and sodium perborate are estimated to have a fatal dose from 0.1 to 0.5g/kg. These substances are toxic to all cells, and have a slow excretion rate through the kidneys. Kidney toxicity is the greatest, with liver fatty degeneration, cerebral edema, and gastroenteritis. Boric acid solutions used as an eye wash or on abraded skin are known to be especially toxic to infants, especially after repeated use due to its slow elimination rate.

Other uses
  • component of detergents
  • component of cosmetics
  • anti-fungal compound for fibreglass and cellulose insulation
  • insecticide to kill ants and fleas



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  1. Borax will effectively neutralize urine odors on your child's mattress
  2. Make your own dried flower arrangements with Borax as the drying agent
  3. This easy to make wall and floor cleaner with Borax will leave your house sparkling clean and fresh.