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Short-term toxicity to fish

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Short term effects on fish ranged from 74 to 725 mg B/L. Equivalent concentrations of potassium pentaborate would be:

Anhydrous: 303 to 2971 mg/L,

Tetrahydrate: 402 to 3934 mg/L.

These data support a conclusion that borates should not be classified as dangerous for the environment.

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