Barium carbonate


Barium carbonate, which is also known as Witherite, is widely used in the ceramics industry as an ingredient in glazes. It acts as a fusión, protecting agent and crystallization agent,  which combines with certain oxides to produce unique colors not easily achievable by other components.


  • In the construction industry is used to make bricks and tiles.
  • Manufacture of glass and porcelain.
  • Ingredient in glazes and  in the ceramic industry.
  • Cement production industry.
  • For the preparation of rat poison
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