Nouryon is the largest manufacturer of inorganic thiocyanates, also called rhodanides. The product range includes ammonium, sodium and potassium thiocyanates. Ammonium and sodium thiocyanates can be delivered both as crystalline solids and as concentrated aqueous solutions. Potassium thiocyanate is available as a crystalline solid only.

Major Applications

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 either ammonium, sodium or potassium thiocyanate can be used. Among them are:

Ammonium Thiocyanate (NH4SCN)

The major outlets specific to ammonium thiocyanate (NH4SCN) are:

Further uses are:

Sodium Thiocyanate (NaSCN)

The main applications specific to sodium thiocyanate (NaSCN) are found:

Further uses are:

Potassium Thiocyanate (KSCN)

Potassium thiocyanate is used: