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Journal of Chemistry
Volume 2013, Article ID 329238, 6 pages
Research Article

Magnesium Borate Synthesis by Microwave Energy: A New Method

Chemical Engineering Department, Faculty of Chemical and Metallurgical Engineering, Yildiz Technical University, 34210 Istanbul, Turkey

Received 28 January 2013; Accepted 27 March 2013

Academic Editor: A. M. S. Silva

Copyright © 2013 Azmi Seyhun Kipcak et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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