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Chemical Information
Chemical Name: Sodium borate decahydrate (borax)
CAS Registry Number: 001303-96-4
Synonyms: Sodium borate; Borax; Boric acid, disodium salt; Sodium tetraborate; Sodium borate decahydrate; Sodium tetraborate decahydrate; Disodium tetraborate decahydrate

Information from other National Library of Medicine databases
Health Studies: Human Health Effects from Hazardous Substances Data Bank (HSDB)
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Products that contain this ingredient
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Boraxo Hand Soap-Old Productpowder
Boraxo Special Heavy-Duty Powdered Hand Soap-Old Productpowder
Twenty Mule Team Powdered Hand Soap-Old Productpowder
Boraxo Powdered Hand Soap-08/30/2007-Old Productpowder60-100
Twenty Mule Team Powdered Hand Soap-08/30/2007-Old Productpowder60-100
Boraxo Special Heavy-Duty Powdered Hand Soap-03/09/2009-Old Productpowder60-100
Luron Powdered Hand Soap, Pink-03/23/2009-Old Productpowder60-100
Toilet Duck Thick Liquid Toilet Bowl Cleaner-08/25/2008liquid
Vanish Drop-Ins, Blue, Continuous Toilet Bowl Cleaner-08/04/2008-Old Productsolid
Boraxo Hand Soap-12/29/2000-Old Productpowder
Pink Luron Powdered Hand Soap with Skin Conditioners-Old Productpowder
Boraxo Special Heavy-Duty Powdered Hand Soap-Old Productpowder60-100
Luron Powdered Hand Soap, Pink-Old Productpowder60-100
Boraxo Powdered Hand Soap-03/09/2009-Old Productpowder60-100
Shout Advanced Stain-Lifting Foam Laundry Stain Remover-Old ProductAuto Productsaerosol
Prestone Super Radiator SealerAuto Productsliquid
Windex Foaming Glass Cleaner, Aerosol-Old ProductAuto Productsaerosol
Prestone Super Radiator Stop LeakAuto Productsliquid
Shout Free-Old ProductAuto Productspump spray
Boraxo Orange Heavy Duty Hand Care with Scrubbers Dispenser Refill, Professional Use-04/23/2015Commercial / Institutionalliquid
Boraxo Powdered Hand Soap, Professional Use-04/27/2015Commercial / Institutionalpowder60.0-100.0
TMT Powdered Hand Soap, Professional Use-4/27/2015Commercial / Institutionalpowder60.0-100.0
Boraxo Orange Heavy Duty Hand Care with Scrubbers, Professional Use-04/23/2015Commercial / Institutionalliquid
Boraxo Powdered Hand Soap, Original Heavy Duty, Professional Use-04/27/2015Commercial / Institutionalpowder60.0-100.0
Spot Shot Professional Instant Carpet Stain Remover, Aerosol-07/31/2014Commercial / Institutionalaerosol
Zinsser Wood Bleach 42138Home maintenanceliquid
Lysol Brand Clean & Fresh Multi-Surface Cleaner, Cherry Blossom & Pomegranate-12/09/2014Inside the Homeliquid
Lysol Brand Clean & Fresh Multi-Surface Cleaner, Lavender & Orchid Essence-12/09/2014Inside the Homeliquid
Lysol Brand Clean & Fresh Multi-Surface Cleaner, Sparkling Lemon & Sunflower -12/09/2014Inside the Homeliquid
Lysol Brand Clean & Fresh Multi-Surface Cleaner, Peony Blossom & White Peach-12/09/2014Inside the Homeliquid
Air Wick (100 Percent Natural Propellant), Enchanted Holiday, Mrs Claus Apple Pie, Aerosol-10/09/2014Inside the Homeaerosol
Air Wick (100 Percent Natural Propellant),?Magnolia Cherry Blossom, Aerosol-10/09/2014Inside the Homeaerosol
Air Wick 4-IN-1 (100 Percent Natural Propellant),?Apple Cinnamon Medley, Aerosol-10/08/2014Inside the Homeaerosol
Air Wick 4-IN-1 (100 Percent Natural Propellant),?Vanilla Indulgence, Aerosol-10/09/2014Inside the Homeaerosol
Air Wick 4-IN-1 (100 Percent Natural Propellant),?Rain Garden, Aerosol-10/09/2014Inside the Homeaerosol
Formula 409 Carpet Spot & Stain Remover, Aerosol-01/05/2015Inside the Homeaerosol
Shout Free Laundry Stain Remover, Pump Spray-02/17/2015Inside the Homepump spray
Shout Triple-Acting Laundry Stain Remover, Pump Spray-02/25/2015Inside the Homeliquid
Cheer Liquid Laundry Detergent-Old ProductInside the Homeliquid1.0-5.0
Tide Free Ultra Liquid-Old ProductInside the Homeliquid
Ivory Snow Liquid Laundry Detergent-Old ProductInside the Homeliquid1.0-5.0
Spray N Wash Stain Stick-04/11/2002-Old ProductInside the Homesolid1.0-2.0
Dip-It Food and Beverage Stain Remover-Old ProductInside the Homepowder
Seventh Generation, Natural Lavender Laundry LiquidInside the Homeliquid0.03-3
Seventh Generation, Sensitive Care Laundry LiquidInside the Homeliquid1.0-10.0
DIP-IT Food & Beverage Stain Cleaner Powder-01/08/2010-Old ProductInside the Homepowder2.5-10.0
Air Wick Aerosols - Odor Stop - Island Paradise-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol0.1-1.0
Air Wick Aerosols - Rain Garden-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol0.1-1.0
Easy-On by Yes, Double Starch - Crisp Linen Scent-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol
Lysol All Purpose 4-in-1 Disinfectant All Purpose Cleaner, Orange-Old ProductInside the Homeliquid
Lysol All Purpose 4-in-1 Disinfectant All Purpose Cleaner, Island Berries-Old ProductInside the Homeliquid
Air Wick Aerosols - Cool Linen and White Lilac-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol0.1-1.0
Air Wick Aerosols - Lavender & Chamomile-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol0.1-1.0
Method Le Scrub Bathroom Cleaner, Eucalyptus MintInside the Homeliquid
Cheer BrightClean HE Liquid Detergent, 2X Ultra, Fresh Clean ScentInside the Homeliquid
Cheer Free Liquid DetergentInside the Homeliquid
Era Ultra 2X Liquid DetergentInside the Homeliquid
Gain Ultra 2X High Efficiency Liquid Detergent, Spring LavenderInside the Homeliquid
Gain Ultra 2X Liquid Detergent, Original FreshInside the Homeliquid
Tide TotalCare Liquid, Renewing RainInside the Homeliquid
Tide Ultra 2X Liquid Detergent, Original ScentInside the Homeliquid
Seventh Generation Automatic Dishwasher Gel, Free & Clear-12/09/2010Inside the Homegel1.0-10.0
Simple Green Naturals Dish Washing Liquid Concentrate, Fresh Squeezed CitrusInside the Homeliquid
OxiClean Max Force 4 in 1 Power Laundry Stain RemoverInside the Homeliquid
Air Wick 4-in-1 Aerosol Air Freshener, Apple Cinnamon Medley-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol
Air Wick 4-in-1 Aerosol Air Freshener, Fresh Waters-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol
Air Wick 4-in-1 Aerosol Air Freshener, Magnolia & Cherry Blossom-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol
Air Wick 4-in-1 Aerosol Air Freshener, Rain Garden-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol
Air Wick 4-in-1 Aerosol Air Freshener, Vanilla Indulgence-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol
Air Wick 4-In-1 Air Freshener with 100 Percent Natural Propellant - Fresh Waters-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol0.1-1.0
Air Wick 4-In-1 Air Freshener with 100 Percent Natural Propellant - Magnolia & Cherry Blossom-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol0.1-1.0
Air Wick 4-In-1 Air Freshener with 100 Percent Natural Propellant - Rain Garden-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol0.1-1.0
Air Wick 4-In-1 Air Freshener with 100 Percent Natural Propellant - Vanilla Indulgence-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol0.1-1.0
Air Wick Air Freshener National Parks Hawaii Edition, Tropical Sun-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol
Easy-On Double Starch, Crisp Linen Scent, Aerosol-02-11-2010-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol
Resolve Bright and White Laundry Stain Remover, Pump Spray-Old ProductInside the Homepump spray
Resolve Dual Power Laundry Stain Remover-(Canadian Market)Inside the Homeliquid0.1-1.0 (Chamber B)
Earth Friendly Products ZainZ! For Your Stains, Laundry Prewash SprayInside the Homepump spray
Amway Legacy Of Clean Laundry Prewash Spot RemoverInside the Homeliquid1.0-5.0
Spot Shot Instant Carpet Stain Remover, Aerosol-07/31/2014Inside the Homeaerosol
Lime-A-Way Dip-It?Food & Beverage Stain Remover-03/30/2015Inside the Homepowder
Easy-On Double Starch,? Crisp Linen Scent, Aerosol-12/11/2014Inside the Homeaerosol
Lysol Brand Clean & Fresh Multi-Surface Cleaner, Hawaii Sunset Essence-12/09/2014Inside the Homeliquid
Lysol Brand Clean & Fresh Multi-Surface Cleaner, Mountain Fresh & Aqua-12/09/2014Inside the Homeliquid
Lysol Brand Clean & Fresh Multi-Surface Cleaner, Waterfall Splash & Mineral Essence-12/09/2014Inside the Homeliquid
Lysol Brand Clean & Fresh Multi-Surface Cleaner, Tangerine & Mango Essence-12/09/2014Inside the Homeliquid
Air Wick (100 Percent Natural Propellant),?Hawaii Exotic Papaya Hibiscus, Aerosol-10/09/2014Inside the Homeaerosol
Air Wick (100 Percent Natural Propellant),?Snuggle Fresh Linen, Aerosol-10/09/2014Inside the Homeaerosol
Air Wick 4-IN-1 (100 Percent Natural Propellant),?Lavender Chamomile, Aerosol-10/09/2014Inside the Homeaerosol
Air Wick 4-IN-1 (100 Percent Natural Propellant),?Fresh Waters , Aerosol-10/09/2014Inside the Homeaerosol
Air Wick Air Freshener with 100 Percent Natural Propellant, Vanilla Indulgence, Aerosol-07/18/2013Inside the Homeaerosol0.1-1.0
Shout Advanced Stain-Lifting Foam, Aerosol-02/18/2015Inside the Homeaerosol
Shout Triple-Acting Laundry Stain Remover, Refill-02/25/2015Inside the Homeliquid
Windex Foaming Glass Cleaner, Aerosol-02/25/2015Inside the Homeaerosol
Dreft Liquid Laundry Detergent-Old ProductInside the Homeliquid1.0-5.0
Tide Ultra Liquid-Old ProductInside the Homeliquid
Wisk Ultra Concentrated Detergent-Old ProductInside the Homeliquid
Spray N Wash Laundry Stain Remover Stain Stick-Old ProductInside the Homesolid1.0-2.0
Seventh Generation, Free and Clear Laundry LiquidInside the Homeliquid0.03-3
Seventh Generation, Baby Laundry LiquidInside the Homeliquid0.03-3
Dip-It Food & Beverage Stain Remover (Powder)-07/15/2004-Old ProductInside the Homepowder15.0-25.0
Method Le Scrub Gently Abrasive Cleaner, Eucalyptus MintInside the Homepaste
Shout Citrus Action, Laundry Stain Remover-04/17/2009-Old ProductInside the Homeliquid
Air Wick Aerosols - Odor Stop - Glacier Mist-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol0.1-1.0
Air Wick Aerosols - Papaya & Mango-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol0.1-1.0
Air Wick Aerosols - Vanilla Indulgence-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol0.1-1.0
Easy-On by Yes, Speed Starch - Crisp Linen Scent-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol
Lysol All Purpose 4-in-1 Disinfectant All Purpose Cleaner, Pacific Fresh-07/09/2010-Old ProductInside the Homeliquid
Resolve Laundry Stain Remover, Pump Spray-Old ProductInside the Homepump spray
Air Wick Aerosols - Fresh Waters-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol0.1-1.0
Air Wick Aerosols - Magnolia & Cherry Blossom-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol0.1-1.0
Ivory Snow Ultra 2X Liquid Detergent-05/25/2010Inside the Homeliquid
Cheer BrightClean Liquid 2X Detergent for Darks with Color GuardInside the Homeliquid
ERA Ultra 2X Liquid Laundry Detergent, FreeInside the Homeliquid
ERA Ultra 2X, HE Liquid Detergent, Active Stainfighter FormulaInside the Homeliquid
Gain Ultra 2X HE Liquid Detergent, Original FreshInside the Homeliquid
Ivory Snow Liquid Detergent, Gentle Care, 2X UltraInside the Homeliquid
Tide Ultra 2X Liquid Detergent With A Touch of Downy, April FreshInside the Homeliquid
Tide Ultra 2X Liquid Plus Febreze Freshness Sport Detergent, Fresh ScentInside the Homeliquid
Seventh Generation Automatic Dishwasher Gel, Lemon-12/09/2010Inside the Homegel1.0-10.0
OxiClean Max Force 4 In 1 Stain Fighting Power Pre-Treater Gel StickInside the Homesolid1.0-2.0
Air Wick 4-in-1 Aerosol Air Freshener, Cool Linen & White Lilac-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol
Air Wick 4-in-1 Aerosol Air Freshener, Lavender & Chamomile-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol
Air Wick 4-in-1 Aerosol Air Freshener, Papaya & Mango-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol
Air Wick 4-in-1 Aerosol Air Freshener, Sparkling Citrus-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol
Air Wick 4-In-1 Air Freshener with 100 Percent Natural Propellant - Apple Cinnamon Medley-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol0.1-1.0
Air Wick 4-In-1 Air Freshener with 100 Percent Natural Propellant - Lavender & Chamomile-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol0.1-1.0
Air Wick 4-In-1 Air Freshener with 100 Percent Natural Propellant - Papaya & Mango-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol0.1-1.0
Air Wick 4-In-1 Air Freshener with 100 Percent Natural Propellant - Sparkling Citrus-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol0.1-1.0
Air Wick Air Freshener Festive Moments, Warm Apple Pie-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol
Air Wick Air Freshener, Festive Moments, Vanilla Sugar Cookies-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol
Easy-On Speed Starch, Crisp Linen Scent, Aerosol-02/11/2013-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol
Resolve All Stains (Dual Chamber) Laundry Stain Remover-Old ProductInside the Homeliquid(Chamber A-Wash)
Resolve Bright and White Laundry Stain Remover, Pump Spray-Old ProductInside the Homepump spray
Resolve Laundry Stain Remover, Aerosol-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol
OdoBan Professional Series Biological Solutions BioDrain Grease & Waste DigesterInside the Homeliquid
Air Wick Air Freshener with 100% Natural Propellant, Homemade Holiday, Baked Apple Strudel, Aerosol-Old ProductInside the Homeaerosol0.1-1.0
Ty-D-Bol Continuous "In-Between" Toilet Cleaner-12/12/2014Inside the Hometablet5.0-10.0
Resolve Oxi-Action Dual Power Spray N Wash Laundry Stain Remover-10/03/2013Inside the Homeliquid0.1-1.0
Easy-On Speed Starch, Crisp Linen Scent, Aerosol-12/11/2014Inside the Homeaerosol
Schultz All Purpose Slow-Release Plant FoodLandscape/Yardgranular
Schultz Bloom Food, Slow-Release Plant FoodLandscape/Yardgranular
Schultz Evergreen, Tree & Shrub Slow-Release Plant FoodLandscape/Yardgranular
Schultz Tomato & Vegetable Slow-Release Plant FoodLandscape/Yardgranules
Vigoro Premium Azalea, Camellia & Rhododendron Plant Food 10-8-8 Plus MinorsLandscape/Yardgranules
Vigoro Fruit, Nut & Citrus Fertilizer SpikesLandscape/Yardsolid
Schultz Supreme Green Turf Fertilizer with Micronutrients 29-3-4Landscape/Yardgranules
Schultz Azalea, Camellia, Rhododendron Slow-Release Plant FoodLandscape/Yardgranular
Schultz Citrus & Tropical Slow-Release Plant FoodLandscape/Yardgranular
Schultz Rose & Flower Slow-Release Plant FoodLandscape/Yardgranular
Ultra Vigoro All Purpose Plant Food 12-5-7Landscape/Yardgranules
Vigoro Evergreen Fertilizer SpikesLandscape/Yardsolid
Vigoro Premium Rose FoodLandscape/Yardgranules
Desitin Diaper Rash Ointment, Fresh Scent-Old ProductPersonal carecream
Ponds Cold Cream-03/29/2009Personal carecream
Lanacane Creme, Regular Strength-(Canadian Market)Personal carecream0.1-1.0
Burts Bees, Baby Bee Buttermilk Lotion for Sensitive Skin-Old ProductPersonal careliquid
Desitin Zinc Oxide Diaper Rash Treatment-Old ProductPersonal carecream
Ponds Cleansing CreamPersonal carecream
Twenty Mule Team Powdered Hand Soap-03/23/2009Personal carepowder60-100
Soft & Beautiful Just for Me Naturally Gentle Texture SoftenerPersonal carekit(Moisturizing Lotion)
Simple Green Naturals Liquid Hand Soap, Herb GardenPersonal careliquid
Terro Liquid Ant KillerPesticidesliquid
Terro Outdoor Liquid Ant BaitsPesticidesliquid
Kent pH Control Plus for Fresh Water or MarinePet Carepowder<5
OdoBan Professional Series Biological Solutions BioPet Stain & Odor Remover, Pump SprayPet Carepump spray<1
Four Paws Petdental Liquid Tartar Remover for DogsPet Carepaste
Kent pH StablePet Carepowder<5
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