Solvay's high purity Gadolinium oxide is a reaction control agent used in nuclear fuel pellets of rods, to limit reactivity and enable longer fuel life.


  • CAS number
  • Global Business Unit
    Special Chem


Segments Applications
Power Generation Nuclear

Chemical categories

Chemical category Chemical family Chemical product
Rare Earths and Metal compounds Rare Earth Oxide Gadolinium Oxide

Region of commercial availability

  • Asia / Pacific
  • Europe / Middle East / Africa
  • North America
  • Latin America

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