CHARACTERISTICS

  • It is also known as sodium metaborate peroxihydrate.
  • It can also be known as sodium perborate tetrahydrate
  • It is odorless white colored powder with the salty taste
  • It remains intact in dry air but loses its form in hot and humid air

COMPOSITION

  • It is prepared by the electrolysis of borax and soda ash solution

GRADES

  • CP, NF grades

PRECAUTION

  • It is poisonous on healling.
  • Can prove to be explosive when comes in contact with organic materials
  • It is a very strong oxidizing agent

USES

  • It is used in textile bleaching, synthetic detergents, electroplating, germicide, mouthwash, deodorant and dental compositions

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