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Where Can I Find Borax in the UK?

I've often seen Borax mentioned in postings. I'm in the UK and no one I ask has heard of it - does anyone know if it can be found under a different name?

Thanks,
Heather from UK

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April 27, 20060 found this helpful

Check out this site: www.borax.com

click on borax vistors center, and then on worldwide locations----or you can just contact them----maybe they use a different name in the UK.

Good luck!!!

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April 27, 20060 found this helpful

i could have sworn i bought it at boot's six years ago!

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May 8, 20060 found this helpful

Boots sells Borax in the Homecare section

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June 24, 20060 found this helpful

I Get it from Boots @£2 19 today June 2006!!

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January 5, 20080 found this helpful

Tesco Naturally range sells it in their laundry area as a stain remover. 400g for 99p.

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September 17, 20090 found this helpful

In your local market, check in the laundry isle. It is an additive to use with your laundry detergent. The real name is 20 Mule Team Borax. Hope this helps.

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January 15, 20120 found this helpful

You can contact a ceramic supply business. Potters use borax to make some of the glazes .

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Where do I buy this, at the hardware shop or supermarket?

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January 14, 20120 found this helpful

The EU changed the chemical classification of borax a few years ago, and since then it's no longer sold as a laundry additive or household cleaner. But it's still available if you look around. Supermarkets are unlikely to stock borax but you could try somewhere like B&Q, or have a look online.

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January 14, 20120 found this helpful

You may find it in Boots the chemist.

Marg from England.

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January 15, 20120 found this helpful

I'm sure there are chemical supply companies and pool chemical companies in the UK. Look by the chemical name which if I remember correctly is sodium borate. Many chemicals can be purchased in bulk. It should be as easy as doing a google search or making a few phone calls to find somewhere that has it.

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