Fulfilling or exceeding the most stringent technical and environmental specifications, our specialty mining reagents help customers in the mining industry improve their productivity and reduce their operating costs for the recovery of many metals and minerals, especially copper, alumina, gold, silver, uranium, nickel/cobalt, and polymetallic ores.

To enhance the recovery of metals and detoxify water after metal extraction, we supply Interox® hydrogen peroxide.

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Mineral processing

Solvay’s reagent portfolio includes offerings designed for the recovery of precious and base metals. We also offer products for various industrial minerals.


Mineral refining

Solvay offers a complete line of products for every stage of the Bayer process.

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Solvent extraction

Solvay offers a broad range of solvent extractants for purification and concentration of copper, nickel/cobalt, molybdenum, rare earths and various other metals.