What is the formula for borax?

Answer Every mixture, combination and element has a specific chemical formula. The chemical formula identifies a substance because no two things have the same chemical formula. The chemical formula for Bo... Read More »

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What is the chemical formula for borax?

The chemical formula for borax is Na2B4O7. The white powder is a common ingredient in laundry detergent, since it forms hydrogen peroxide, a bleaching agent, when it dissolves in water and the boro... Read More »

What is the pH of borax?

Borax is an alkaline (basic) solution, commonly used as a buffer. Its pH is equal to the dissociation constant (pKa) of the chemical's parent acid. Borax is derived from boric acid, which has a pKa... Read More »

What is borax powder?

Borax is a powder that comes from the mineral sodium borate. It is commonly used as both a cleaning product and in making cosmetics. Borax powder is widely available in grocery stores.GeographySodi... Read More »

What is the chemical name for borax?

The chemical name for borax is sodium tetraborate decahydrate (chemical formula Naâ‚‚Bâ‚„O₇*10Hâ‚‚O), although it is sometimes shortened to simply sodium tetraborate. "Borax" refers to the transl... Read More »