What is Boron Used for?

A compound of boron is used in making insulating and textile fiberglass , flat panel displays and eye drops. Boron is used in argriculture in plant fertilization and is an effective ants & cockroaches pesticide. The body needs a small amount of boron as it prevents calcium and magnesium from being lost in urine and may help with menstrual pain by increasing oestradiol (an active type of estrogen). Boron is found naturally in many food sources.