boric acid

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Synonyms for boric acid

a white or colorless slightly acid solid that is soluble in water and ethanol

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any of various acids containing boron and oxygen


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The aim of this work is to obtain cheaper and more pure boric acid than the sulfuric acid process with an environmentally friendly process without waste or waste of process can be evaluated in another way.
When the reactor unit is operating at power, the pH values, with a boric acid concentration of up to 10.0 g/[dm.sup.3], are in the range 5.9 ...
At a low boric acid content (Figure 3(a)) (proportion of 4:7 of [H.sub.3]B[O.sub.3]/C), the formation of boron carbide is evident, and the well-defined peaks in the XRD pattern are very clear.
Many cleansing solutions containing saline, Boric acid, Acetic acid, Lactic acid and/or Salicylic acid have been recommended (Cole et al., 2003).
In this study, we show the in-situ experimental results of the simultaneous stress-strain and SAXS/WAXD measurements during film stretching in water and boric acid aqueous solutions.
The Toxic Sugar Bait (TSB) solution was formulated using 1% boric acid (Sigma-Aldrich, USA) as the active ingredient diluted into a 5% sucrose (Domino Brand, ASR Group, Palm Beach, Florida) solution.
Boric acid in particular has been implicated as a cause of sensorineural hearing loss by inflicting damage to the inner hair cells of the organ of Corti.
Two samples composed of 90% [H.sub.3]B[O.sub.3] (boric acid) + 10% [K.sub.2]C[O.sub.3] (potassium carbonate) and 85% [H.sub.3]B[O.sub.3] (boric acid) + 15% [K.sub.2]C[O.sub.3] (potassium carbonate) are firmly crystalline by XRD analysis.
The cerium conversion coatings (CeCC) were obtained by dipping the samples into the cerium bath that was 0.1 M NaCl solution containing 0.1 g [L.sup.-1] Ce[Cl.sub.3] x 7[H.sub.2]O and boric acid as an accelerator (0, 0.1, 0.5, and 1 g [L.sup.-1]) at 60[degrees]C for 10 minutes.
I generally prescribe intravaginal boric acid thrice weekly for 4 to 6 months to prevent reinfection.
Fourteen studies, including 2 randomized clinical trials, 9 case series, and 4 case reports were included in this review of the clinical evidence utilizing intravaginal boric acid for vulvovaginal candidiasis.
Considering this fact, polymer electrolytes were recognized as ideal frameworks for the developing of fractal structure due to presence of random walks of free ions, if the walking species has aggregating tendency [15-17], literature shows the growth of boric acid crystals and formation of clusters of various shapes and sizes [18-20].
Options with a boric acid stabilizer serve to maintain bacterial viability until analysis.
Phosphoric acid, oxalic acid, acetic acid, boric acid, and formic acid used to attain pH between 6.2-6.5 of liming effluent in different experiments were of technical grade.
Feutrell's Early, trees were sprayed with boric acid and zinc sulphate either alone or in combination [T1 = control (water spray), T2 = 0.3% boric acid at fruit set stage, T3 = 0.5% zinc sulphate at fruit set stage, T4 = 0.3% boric acid + 0.5% zinc sulphate at fruit set stage, T5 = 0.5% zinc sulphate + 0.3 % boric acid at premature stage)].