Cellulose, the basis of wood, cotton, and most other plant-derived raw materials, is in widespread industrial use. It is inherently flammable in many of its forms—paper being a typical example.
Chart of the pH values of various borate solutions
Polybor is a multi-functional boron product with a general application in both industrial and consumer products. Polybor is a mild alkaline salt consisting of a fine white powder that is readily soluble in water.
A fine-grained, white, non-crystalline product manufactured in the U.S.A. by U.S. Borax Inc.
A white aqueous suspension manufactured in France by Borax Francais S.A.S.
Borax - boric acid - water at 0-94ºC
Percentage by weight of solution, in terms of fully hydrated salts.