E-number: 284

Name: Boric Acid
Alternative Names :Boracic acid; orthoboric acid.

Function: Preservative, Oral care agent
Status: Halaal
Source: natural mineral.

Health Info!!

Health Code: Red++
Severe poisonings have occured after ingestion or application to abraded skin, kidney, cardiovascular, reproductive, liver and neurotoxicity

Uses: Cavier, fungus control on citrus fruits
Other Uses: Baby powder, bath powder, soap, eye cream, mouthwash, cosmetics