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The European Borates Association (EBA) is a non-profit making industry association that represents the major borates producers.


The EBA is responsible for the organisation of a Borates Consortium. All important borates manufacturers are part of the latter's activities. Further information on the Borates Consortium is available at the EBA Secretariat


Borates Consortium Information Sheet

Borates Potassium Consortium Information Sheet

Name Formula EINECS CAS Contact Point
Boric acid H3BO3 233-139-2 10043-35-3
Diboron trioxide; boric oxide B2O3 215-125-8 1303-86-2
Disodium tetraborate, anhydrous; boric acid, disodium salt Na2B4O7 215-540-4 1330-43-4
Disodium tetraborate decahydrate; borax decahydrate Na2B4O7-10H2O 215-540-4 1303-96-4
Disodium tetraborate pentahydrate; borax pentahydrate Na2B4O7-5H2O 215-540-4 12179-04-3
Disodium octaborate tetrahydrate Na2B8O13-4H2O 234-541-0 12280-03-4

Last page update: 18 August 2020