Our multifunctional additive is an accelerator for concrete admixtures. It allows concreting even in severe cold conditions. It is anticorrosive and optimizes use of water and cement when combined with plasticizers and increases performance even more when used with superplasticisers. It is marketed under the brand NitCal®.
With over 100 years history in the nitrates and nitrogen chemicals business, Yara has developed a range of specialty chemicals that address the needs of many industries: concrete, latex production, oil drilling and oil reservoirs, electronics industry and medical gases to name a few. Our R&D centers continuously research the properties of nitrogen chemicals and nitrates in particular to see how they can best serve in different industrial processes. Our researchers' focus is on finding applications that will optimize your industrial processes on the basis of nitrogen chemicals performance or function. With these specialty chemicals solutions in hand, we find ways to help you optimize your production processes and ultimately increase your business performance.
Over the years, Yara has pioneered and marketed a full range of specialty chemicals based on nitrates and nitrogen chemicals with applications in: