Xanthate is the global choice among primary collectors for the separation of metal sulfides: copper, nickel lead, gold and zinc.

Xanthates for the Mining industry are produced at SNF’s newly built facility in Rudong, China, and are 90% pure xanthates.

  • Sodium Ethyl Xanthate (SEX),
  • Sodium isopropyl xanthate (SIPX),
  • Sodium Isobutyl Xanthate (SIBX),
  • Potassium isobutyl xanthate (PIBX),
  • Potassium Iso Amyl Xanthate (PIAX or PAX),
  • Potassium N Butyl Xanthate (PNBX).

The Rudong facility benefits from the best available technologies in order to meet our safety, environmental, and quality goals.