Boron trifluoride (BF3) is a chemical compound and is colorless, toxic, corrosive gas used in rocket propellants, refrigerants, and etchants for silicon and glass. The global market for boron trifluoride is expected to grow with a CAGR of 5.3% from 2022 to 2029 and reach US$ 389.4 million in 2029.
Month: September 2022
Podcast – Boron in Sports Equipment
Today, we’re going to look at the role of boron in sports equipment. Boron is used in sports equipment, like golf clubs, fishing rods, tennis rackets, and bicycle frames.
Boron Fertilizer and Corn Plant Yield
The corn plant is a popular houseplant for its attractive and shiny leaves. Corn is a major food source for humans and animals and is used to manufacture many products, including biofuels. But did you know that a corn plant needs boron to grow and develop properly?
Hormone Imbalance And Low Libido
Hormone imbalance is a major factor contributing to low libido in both genders. So, do you consume the essential nutrients for a balanced hormonal system and a healthy libido?
Podcast – Boron in Plants and Crops
Today, we’re going to look at the role of boron in plants and crops. Micronutrients play an important role in the life and growth of plants.
Boron Carbide Market Insights
Global boron carbide sales are estimated to reach US$ 141.2 million in 2022 and are predicted to rise at a robust 4.2% CAGR over the forecast period (2022-2029). This rise results from growing demands for abrasives and refractory materials.
Creeping Charlie with Borax: The Best Weedkiller
Creeping Charlie weed is difficult to eliminate, but borax can kill the plant’s roots, preventing it from spreading, and taking over lawns or gardens.
Sodium Ion Battery Facts You Need To Know
Sodium ion battery is a new kind of battery being developed to meet the ever-growing demands of electric vehicles and has lower cost and improved safety.
Podcast – Boron Neodymium Magnets
Neodymium magnets are rare earth magnets composed of neodymium, iron boron, and several transition metals. The neodymium elements are classified as rare earth magnets because they lie in the lanthanides section on the periodic table.
10 Surprising Boron Benefits Around the Home
Boron benefits are often overlooked around the home including furniture, electronic devices, personal care products, and in the kitchen.
Coconut Palm and Boron: The Nutrient Connection
Coconut palm (Cocos Nucifera) is a tropical tree cultivated for many uses. It produces large, fibrous fruit, an important food, and oil source for millions worldwide. In addition to being a dietary staple, coconuts make various products, including cosmetics, soaps, and detergents.
Podcast – Boron and Decarbonization in the Chemicals Industry
Boron and Decarbonization: To reduce their carbon footprint and make the world cleaner, many chemical industry companies are embracing decarbonization strategies. What can the chemical sector do to contribute significantly to climate change by reducing greenhouse gases from the chemicals manufactured using fossil fuels?
Today, we will review current practices and regulations in an industry-wide drive to meet goals and look at how the latest technological breakthroughs play a pivotal role in shifting toward more sustainable and eco-friendly infrastructure.
Citrus Fruits and Boron: What You Need to Know
Citrus fruits are an important part of many diets. Boron is a trace element used to produce citrus fruits for plant development and preserve consistent fruit yield and quality.
Bluescape Invests $60 million in 5E Advanced Materials (FEAM)
Bluescape Energy Partners recently announced its definitive agreement with 5E Advanced Materials, Inc. (Nasdaq: FEAM), an exploration stage boron and lithium company, for a $60 million private placement of senior secured notes convertible into common stock of the company
Podcast – Boron and Healthcare
In today’s podcast, we will look at Boron and healthcare. Boron is an essential mineral found in our food supply naturally, and many of us consume boron for health without knowing we are doing so. Boron is present in eye drops and supplements for bone development, osteoarthritis treatment, muscle building, testosterone level increase, aid cognitive function, and strength improvement. It’s also beneficial for women’s health to relieve menstrual cramps and reduce vaginal yeast infections.
FEAM And Solar Energy Systems
5E Advanced Materials, Inc. (“5E”) (Nasdaq: FEAM)(ASX: 5EA) has signed a research agreement with Boston College to explore the creation of innovative solar energy systems to help make renewable energy more affordable and accessible.
Biogeochemical Cycle of Boron
The biogeochemical cycle of boron is active in three main areas: the atmosphere, terrestrial, and marine (hydrosphere). Boron is present in trace amounts in these reservoirs and plays a vital role in many geochemical processes.
Boron-Enriched Palm Oil
Palm oil is crucial in many food, detergent, and cosmetic products. It requires boron for several key processes in the plant, including pollination, fruit set, and cell wall development.
Podcast – Boron and Volvo Cars
In today’s podcast, we’re going to look at the use of boron in the automotive sector and how Volvo cars use boron to strengthen their cars. In recent years, there has been an increase in demand for automotive parts containing boron steel due to the increasing use of hybrid or electric vehicles. This trend is expected to grow further because of growing awareness about environmental issues.
The Sodium-ion Battery Market
The Sodium-ion battery is a promising technology for electric vehicles. Reliance Industries aims to tap into this growing market with its extensive reach.
Pomegranate Fruit and Boron
Pomegranate fruit is an excellent source of vitamins C and K, antioxidants, and other minerals. However, the fruit may lose its quality due to fruit cracking. This is due to inadequate water management or lacking essential micronutrients such as boron and calcium.
Boric Acid Eye Wash: A Beneficial Option for Eye Irritation
When it comes to eye wash solutions, boric acid is a common ingredient. This substance can be found in many over-the-counter (OTC) products designed to soothe and relieve irritated eyes. But why is boric acid used in these solutions, and how is it beneficial?