Literature references. zhang, g.; tian, m. a rapid and practical strategy for the determination of platinum, palladium, ruthenium, rhodium, iridium and gold in large amounts of ultrabasic rock by inductively coupled plasma optical emission spectrometry combined with ultrasound extraction. Tcc’s borax, also known as sodium, sodium tetraborate, or disodium tetraborate, is an important boron compound, a mineral, and the salt of boric acid. it is usually a white powder consisting of soft colorless crystals that dissolve easily in water. borax has a wide variety of uses. it is a component of many detergents, cosmetics, and enamel glazes. it is also used to make buffer Are subject to negotiation and/or somewhat different price quotations. values have been rounded to the nearest dollar. 2 source: chemical market reporter, v. 267, no. 1, january 3, 2005, p. 20; pricelist april 17-23, 2006. Jan 31, 2020 · borax is a natural mineral with a chemical formula na 2 b 4 o 7 • 10h 2 o. borax also is known as sodium borate, sodium tetraborate, or disodium tetraborate. it is one of the most important boron compounds. the international union of pure and applied chemistry (iupac) name for borax is sodium tetraborate decahydrate.