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Essentially Natural Borax Powder

Essentially Natural Borax Powder

Regular price R 59.00
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INCI: Sodium tetraborate decahydrate

Borax is 100% natural and found in many common household and commercial products. It's a basic ingredient of most 'make your own' household cleaners. By adding half a cup of Borax to your laundry load you'll boost the cleaning power of your laundry detergent.

Sizes: 250g, 500g, 1kg or 5kg.

This product is certified: Vegan and Beauty Without Cruelty.

  • Foot soaks
  • Buffering agent to control the pH in swimming pools
  • Household cleaner
  • Insect killer and detergent
  • Moth-preventative
  • Preserving flowers
  • Stain remover
  • Treatment for thrush in horses' hooves
  • Laundry booster**
  • **Tip: Just add half a cup of Borax to each wash load, and you'll boost the cleaning power of your laundry detergent.

  • Anti-fungal
  • Fungicide
  • Herbicide

Sodium tetraborate

SDS available for download here

COA available for download here

Note: A Certificate of Analysis (COA) is a document sharing the outcomes of a scientific test. It helps us verify that a product meets the specified standards. These tests are conducted on product batches, so slight variations in results between different batches are normal. If the batch number on this COA doesn't match the one on the product you bought from us, please get in touch with us. This is just one recent instance. Feel free to reach out if you have any questions or concerns.

Borax is used in many pet care remedies but please see the warning below

This may be an everyday natural product but it isn't necessarily 100% safe, so sensible precautions need to be taken when using. Over exposure to borax dust can lead to respiratory problems and cause skin irritations. Ingestion may result in persistent vomiting, diarrhoea and other abdominal problems.

This natural product is for external use only. Please exercise caution and do not ingest or take internally. Store away from children, animals, sunlight and heat. If pregnant or breastfeeding, please consult with your medical care-giver before use.

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Customer Reviews

Based on 71 reviews
Amanda Langeveldt

Always good quality products and always exceptional service

Hannah Viviers
Essentially Natural Borax Powder

So pleased you stock this! I love using Natural Borax Powder in a multitude of household self made products.

Stephen H.


Yulande T.
Great Service and Product

I've never ordered from Essentially Natural before but I took a chance and was pleasantly surprised by the easy payment process and the fast delivery. The product is professionally packaged and labelled and is the real deal. Thank you Essentially Natural. I'll be back!

Deon P.
Great product

Good quality and fast response.
Will buy again from them