Barium fluoride

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Barium fluoride (BaF2) is used in aluminium-metallurgy, enamel and glazing frits production and the production of welding agents.

Barium fluoride is used in the the following applications:

  • Aluminium-metallurgy: 
    as additive in aluminium refining process 
  • Enamel and glazing frits production: 
    as flux and opacifying agent 
  • Production of welding agents: 
    as components in coatings of welding rods and welding powders