Food Stability

Boron - Urbanization
Food Utilization, Agriculture, Crop Management, DECARBONIZATION, Environmental Protection, Farming, Food Access, Food Availability, Food Stability, Forests and Parks, Human Health, RESEARCH

Boron – The Building Block of Urbanization

Boron is a metal useful to modern societies for over 100 years. It is most commonly available as borax in household cleaning products. Or, as the boric acid in eye drops and mouthwashes. However, it has many other uses in urbanization. It is present in construction...

Boron – The Building Block of Urbanization

Boron - Urbanization

Boron is a metal useful to modern societies for over 100 years. It is most commonly available as borax in household cleaning products. Or, as the boric acid in eye drops and mouthwashes. However, it has many other uses in urbanization. It is present in construction materials such as concrete and asphalt. Because of its high strength-to-weight ratio. Additionally, it is useful in making fiberglass composites which are often present on boats and aircraft. They are helpful mainly due to their lightweight but strong properties. It is also an excellent substitute for lead-based paints due to...