Solvay launches NOCOLOK production at its fluorochemical joint venture in China
Published: Tuesday, 01 July 2014
With the launch of the NOCOLOK flux agent for aluminium brazing, Solvay is reinforcing its position as a supplier of chemicals to China’s fluorochemicals market and hopes to boost demand of refrigerants and air-conditioning systems in the automotive and construction markets.
Belgium-based chemicals manufacturer, Solvay SA, has launched
the production of fluoroaluminates-based NOCOLOK for aluminium
brazing at its Lansol Fluorochemicals joint venture (JV)
operation in Quzhou, China.
Hydrofluoric acid (HF) is the main end-market for fluorspar
at a minimum grade of 97% fluorite (CaF2), known as acid spar.
The Belgian chemicals...