Borax is commonly used as a flame suppressant and can also be used as a yellow flame colorant, in small quantities. Also known as ‘household borax’ this material is used for a number of household applications as an anti-bacterial, cleaning, fungicidal, and bleaching agent.
|Colour:||White / grey, bluish or greenish white|
|Melting point:||73 ºC|
|Boiling point:||320 ºC|
Restricted to Professional Users
May damage fertility. May damage the unborn child.
General: Read label before use. Keep out of reach of children. If medical advice is needed, have product container or label at hand.
Prevention: Obtain special instructions before use. Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood. Use personal protective equipment as required.
Response: IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.
Storage: Store locked up.
Disposal: Dispose of contents/container in accordance with Environmental Protection and Hazardous Waste Regulations.