What is Borax Powder?
Borax is a powdery white substance, also known as sodium borate, sodium tetraborate, or disodium tetraborate.
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What does Borax Powder do?
Borax is extremely alkaline (pH of around 9.1), which creates a basic solution that can help fight acidic stains (like tomato, coffee, or mustard) when dissolved in water and used as a pre-treating solution.
2 When added to a load of laundry, borax can help get white clothes whiter.
What do you mix borax powder with?
Dissolve 1/2 cup of borax powder in 1.5 cups of hot water. Mix the borax solution with 1 teaspoon of dish soap or castile soap and 4 teaspoons of vinegar.
Borax is odorless, so add a few drops of your favorite essential oil or lemon juice to give your cleaning spray bottle a clean and calming scent.
What is the best borax powder to buy?
20 Mule Team is the best-known brand of borax, which they sell primarily as a laundry detergent booster.
What are the different types of borax powder?
Anhydrous borax or sodium tetraborate (Na2B4O7)
Borax pentahydrate (Na2B4O7·5H2O)
Borax decahydrate (Na2B4O7·10H2O)