What is Borax Powder?
Borax powder is very simple: It’s sodium borate, also known as salt from the element Boron. Boron is a simple, harmless element on the alkaline side of the scale. Not to be confused with boric acid, which is a more potent and less universally useful substance. Borax can be bought at any grocery or supply store that sells cleaning products. It is typically mixed with warm water, soap, or used as a scrubbing powder.
But it has more uses than you can imagine: