Agent Name

Ammonium borate

CAS Number

27522-09-4

Formula

B-H3-O3.x-H3-N

Major Category

Metals

Synonyms

Boric acid, ammonium salt; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Metalloid Compounds (Boron)

Description

Colorless solid; efflorescent with loss of ammonia; [Hawley]

Sources/Uses

Used as a herbicide, fireproofing agent, and in electrical condensers; [Hawley]

Comments

See "Boric acid."

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