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Chelation
Fabio Vale
ICL Agronomy Expert - Brazil

Boron cannot be chelated. But some fertilizer companies produce Boron Monoetanolamine. It is an manner to mantain boron in solution in neutral pH. Product with 10% of B in solution and density 1,33 g/ml is prepared with around 785 kg... (More)

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Chelation
Cristian Terrones
ICL Agronomy Expert - Community Moderator

Hello Anant,  For chelation you need ions which are at least divalent (2+).  Boron in form of boric acid is neutral and Boron in Borate form is negatively charged (1-).  Therefore, Boron canot be chelated.