Potassium Cryolite (K3AIF6) is used for the production of welding agents, blasting and pyrotechnics and for the production of abrasives. Potassium Cryolite is used in the the following applications: Production of abrasives: as active filler in resin-bonded abrasives for metal treatment Blasting and pyrotechnics: for fireworks Production of welding agents: as components in coatings of welding rods and welding powders


  • CAS number
  • Global Business Unit
    Special Chem
  • Synonyms
    K3AIF6;Tripotassium Hexafluoroaluminate


Segments Applications
Chemical Industry Chemical Products & Intermediates
Metal & Surface Treatment Metal Treatment

Chemical categories

Chemical category Chemical family Chemical product
Fluorine derivatives Fluorinated Chemicals Potassium Cryolite

Region of commercial availability

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

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