Over the last 125 years, borates have played a big part in helping people get their laundry cleaner.
Manufacturers across myriad industries rely on cost-effective 20 Mule Team
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Think 20 Mule Team Borax™ detergent booster is just for clothes? Think again.
Do you know how many items of your clothing were manufactured or shipped using borates?
More than 100 years ago, borates were added to detergents to create a better way to clean clothes. Today, borates in detergents are universal and offer greater benefits than ever.
Washing the laundry is a surprisingly sophisticated job today, as modern machines and detergent products have turned clean clothes into almost an art form. Learn the history of the wash.
U.S. Borax researchers unlocked a solution for catalyzing sodium perborate to enhance the stain-fighting properties of washing detergent—safely and economically.