Alumina is produced through multiple different methods such as by refining bauxite, Bayer process, sinter process or a combination of the Bayer and sinter processes.
JAS (formerly SSCI) manufactures chemical additives for several stages of the industrial alumina process.
JAS (formerly SSCI) alumina processing additives
|UltraQuat®M||Humate removal agents Iron removal agents||Coagulants used to remove humates and iron during Bayer process|
|F-Strike®||Defoamers/antifoams||Reduce/eliminate foam during Bayer process|
|UltraCare®M||Dispersants and antiredeposition agents for soluble salts, clays and fines Control the rate of scale formation Increase the loading capacity of mills and improve the grinding of bauxite in alumina refineries|
|UltraDust®||Dust suppressants||Stockpiles and road transport|