Fluorspar facing competition from alternative fluorine sources
Published: Friday, 01 November 2019
Fluorosilic acid (FSA) could become a widely used viable alternative source for fluorine in the future, with increasing amounts if investment in specialized plants.
Fluorspar prices have been on such a high recently that
alternative sources of fluorine are becoming attractive and are
now enjoying investment from chemical companies, delegates
heard at Fastmarkets’ Fluorspar 2019 event over
September 25-27 in London.
Fluorosilicic acid (FSA), a waste product from the phosphate
fertilizer industry, can be...