Potassium Thiocyanate

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Inorganic Thiocyanates

Thiocyanates can be used in different applications in the textile and fibre industry, in agriculture, in metal and steel industry and in construction. In a number of applications 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.

  • Product name

    Potassium Thiocyanate
  • Chemical family

    Inorganic Thiocyanates
  • CAS number

    333-20-0
  • Regional availability

    Europe
  • Chemical name

    Potassium thiocyanate
  • Molecular Weight

    97.2
  • 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

Sulfur Derivatives

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

  • Pharmaceutical,
  • Agricultural Adjuvants

Personal care

Detailed description

Potassium thiocyanate

Functions

  • Biocide

Applications

  • Personal care