Making slime with borax is very easy. Borax is a chemical used to take stains out of laundry. Borax can be found in the laundry isle of your favorite grocery store. In order for Borax to work as an activator for your slime recipe, you’ll need to turn it into a liquid form.
Borax comes in a powdery substance similar to powder laundry detergent. Only a small amount of Borax is needed to make liquid Borax and can help with preventing chemical burns. (Disclaimer: We are not guaranteeing you that using small amounts of Borax to make liquid Borax will prevent chemical burns so please use with caution and at your own risk.) To make liquid Borax you will need a plastic bottle. Let’s start how to make slime with borax.
Things you’ll need to make slime with borax:
- 1 bottle of Elmer’s white or clear glue.
- Plastic Bottle (Do not use a drinking bottle for safety reasons.)
- mixing bowl
How to make slime with borax/Instructions
Take half a tablespoon of borax and put it into your plastic bottle.
Pour water into your plastic bottle until it is filled to the top.
Close the top to your water bottle and shake well.
Take your mixing bowl and pour 1 full bottle of 5 FL Ounces of Elmer’s glue
Pour your liquid borax activator into your bowl and mix with Elmer’s glue.
You should now see your slime begin to form.
Stir until you have reached your desired consistency.
If your slime is too sticky, just add more borax.
Borax is used to make the glue firmer.
And, that’s how you make slime with borax.