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Inorganic Chemicals

Inorganic compounds, especially the salts of tin, are used in a wide range of industrial applications such as plating, reducing agents, catalysts, electroconductive materials, glazes, and surface treatments.


Example of Product

Tin compounds

  • Stannous chloride (hydrate)
    (plating; anti-discharging agent; catalyst)
  • Stannous chloride (anhydrate)
  • Stannic chloride (hydrate)
    (silk weighting agent; electroconductive materials)
  • Stannic chloride (anhydrate)
    (plating; glass reinforcing agent; organotin compounds; organic synthetic catalyst)
  • Stannous sulfate
    (plating; aluminum electrolytic colorant)
  • Stannous oxalate
    (plating; catalyst)
  • Potassium stannate
    (plating; electroconductive materials)
  • Sodium stannate
    (plating; catalyst; electroconductive materials)
  • Stannous oxide
    (catalyst; plating; electroconductive materials)
  • Stannic oxide
    (glaze; abrasive; electroconductive materials)
  • Metastannic acid
    (flame-retardant; glaze; electroconductive materials)

Potassium titanyl oxalate

  • Potassium titanyl oxalate
    (metal finishing agent)