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Flotation Reagents

BASF is committed to providing sustainable solutions to the mining industry.  Our technology and diverse range of chemistries supports creative and innovative applications for flotation, whilst delivering optimum performance for phosphates, sulfide ores, and various industrial minerals.


Our flotation product portfolio offers operational, economic and environmental advantages to the Mining industry, such as reduced dose rates, higher recovery and improved GHS profile.  The Lupromin range includes flotation aids for non-sulfidic minerals, while our Luprofroth and Luproset ranges provide frothers and modifiers for numerous flotation application.  

Beyond the standard portfolio the BASF team develops tailor-made collector and/or frother solutions in collaboration with customers and supports test works in laboratories, pilot plants and industrial operations. 

Contact us, and we will work with you to achieve the peak performance from your operation.

Our Solutions

Creating Customized Solutions for Unique Ore Needs

Work with our global network of technical experts and laboratories to create customized solutions based on detailed and continuous ore evaluation.

By partnering with a recognized innovator in the chemical industry, solutions can be custom-tailored using BASF’s innovative reagents and extensive list of backward integrated raw materials.

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Sustainable Mining for a Sustainable Future

Customers using BASF’s flotation reagents consistently saw higher recovery at lower chemical use rates, reduced energy consumption, and increased energy efficiency.

Learn more about how BASF is paving the way for sustainable mining 

Innovative Solutions for Flotation Reagents