Meaning : Boric Oxide
Category : Chemistry
Sub Category : Industrial
What does B2O3 mean or stand for?
B2O3 is actually the chemical name for Boric Trioxide since it has 3 atoms of oxygen and two atoms of Boron.It is a white crystalline rough powder.Its derivative known as Boric acid is used for a wide variety of purposes,most notably it is spread on a wet floor.When it is mixed with water,it can be a deterrent for mosquitoes.
This white powder is also showered in puddled as it is highly toxic to mosquitoes and cockroaches.