sodium borate


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Financial, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to sodium borate: borax

so·di·um bo·rate

used in lotions, gargles, mouthwashes, and as a detergent.

sodium borate

n.
An odorless white solid compound, Na2B4O7, used in the manufacture of glass, ceramics, detergents, and pharmaceuticals. It is often used in its decahydrate form, which is also known as borax.

borax

A white or grey crystalline salt of boric acid which is used in detergents, cosmetics, soldering metals, enamel glazes, chemical reactions, as a fire retardant, insecticide, antifungal and texturing agent for food.

so·di·um bo·rate

(sō'dē-ŭm bōr'āt)
Agent used in lotions, gargles, mouthwashes, and as a detergent.

so·di·um bo·rate

(sō'dē-ŭm bōr'āt)
Agent used in lotions, gargles, mouthwashes, and as a detergent.
Synonym(s): borax.
References in periodicals archive ?
The greatest effects were higher copper extraction by phosphoric acid, oxalic acid, and citric acid treatments and conversion of trivalent chromium to leachable hexavalent chromium by strong oxidizing treatments such as sodium hypochlorite and sodium percarbonate and alkaline sodium hydroxide and sodium borate.
The Fab fragments were purified over fast-flow Protein A-Sepharose with use of 10% saturated sodium borate and 3 mol/L sodium chloride.
When trypsin was used in the inhibition assay, 50 [micro]L of succinylated casein (2 g/L in 50 mmol/L sodium borate buffer, pH 8.
The CEO said that Rio Tinto currently holds a 20% share in the Chinese sodium borate market.
Millennium Cell's Hydrogen on Demand system generates hydrogen from sodium borohydride, which is derived from sodium borate, commonly known as borax.
Millennium Cell's Hydrogen on Demand solution generates hydrogen from sodium borohydride, which is derived from sodium borate, commonly known as borax.
Millennium Cell's proprietary Hydrogen on Demand(TM) system generates hydrogen from sodium borohydride, leaving a sodium borate solution.
Sodium borates are added to the liquor cycle to expel carbon dioxide from sodium carbonate, forming trisodium borate in the recovery boiler smelt.
today announced the signing of a joint development agreement designed to accelerate the development of a synthesis process for converting sodium borates to sodium borohydride.
Millennium Cell and Air Products are discussing the possibility of entering into a joint research agreement aimed at developing the process for converting sodium borates to sodium borohydride.