Revision as of 11:25, 10 May 2016 by Jruggiero (talk | contribs) (Text replace - "\[http:\/\/cameo\.mfa\.org\/materials\/fullrecord\.asp\?name=([^\s]+)\s(.*)\]" to "$2")
Jump to navigation Jump to search


[U.S.Borax] A registered trademark for a series of compounds that contains disodium octaborate tetrahydrate as the active ingredient. Polybor® borates have been used as wood preservatives to kill wood boring beetles and termites. They are also used as flame retardants, emulsifiers, Corrosion inhibitors, and as a soft Abrasive in hand and metal cleaners.

Synonyms and Related Terms

Polybor 87

Composition Na2B8O13-4H2O
CAS 12280-03-4

Hazards and Safety

Borax: MSDS

Additional Information

° Borax: Product information ° T.Frey, J.vonReis, Z.Barov "An Evaluation of Biocides for Control of the Biodeterioration of Artifacts at Hearst Castle" ICOM Preprints, Washington, DC 1993 p.875-879.

Retrieved from "https://cameo.mfa.org/index.php?title=Polybor&oldid=54589"