Potassium Thiocyanate

Product Line Sulfur products

Inorganic Thiocyanates

Inorganic thiocyanates are used for a broad range of applications but mainly used as raw materials or auxiliaries in fiber production, for agricultural products, in photography, in the chemical industry and in construction chemicals. The realization that thiocyanates play an important role in many biochemical processes in animals and humans has been increasingly exploited in the production of personal hygiene products and in the foodstuffs and pharmaceutical industries.

  • Product name

    Potassium Thiocyanate
  • Chemical family

    Inorganic Thiocyanates
  • CAS number

    333-20-0
  • Chemical Formula

    KSCN
  • Regional availability

    Europe
  • Chemical name

    Potassium thiocyanate
  • Molecular Weight

    97.18
  • Applications

    In analytical chemistry as reagent, water treatment industry as corrosion inhibitor, agriculture as an intermediate in the manufacture of pesticides, photographic industry as sensitizer and stabilizer, and in metallurgy for the extraction of zirconium, hafnium, thorium and other rare earths.

Market Segments

Chemical intermediates

Detailed description

Potassium thiocyanate can be used as an analytical reagent, in the synthesis of antibiotics and other pharmaceutical products, and in the electroplating of metals and surfaces.

Functions

  • Chemical specialties

Applications

  • Agricultural Adjuvants
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Personal care

Detailed description

Potassium thiocyanate

Functions

  • Biocide

Applications

  • Personal care
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