High purity zinc oxide is a critical and essential material used in a variety of everyday products.
The majority of zinc oxide manufactured in the world is produced via the Indirect or French process, whereby metallic zinc is melted in a graphite crucible and vaporized at temperatures around 1000°C.
Foseco offers a range of thermally efficient crucibles specially developed for the production of Zinc Oxide via the indirect or “French” process that offer:
- Lower energy consumption
- Faster production cycles
- Increased metal yield
- Thermal and Chemical Shock Resistance