Having an appearance of odorless white solid, Boric Acid is a weakly acidic hydrate of boric oxide. It is known for having slight properties of antiseptic, antifungal & antiviral. The precise working mechanism of the chemical is unknown. The purpose of using this chemical is to treat the yeast infections and cold sores. The melting point of boric acid is 171‚°C and its has good reaction with water as it sinks and mixes with it readily.