Welcome to London Chemicals & Resources Ltd, we are a highly specialist Potassium Metavanadate powder stockist. We deliver to our customers in quantities ranging from single bags or drums to thousands of tonnes. Transportation by air, sea, rail and truck can be arranged and all deliveries are made according to the latest INCOTERMS.
Working closely with several producer principals around the world, quality, consistency and reliability are all important watchwords for LCR ensuring that our customers return again and again.
Our experienced, friendly and knowledgeable staff at LCR are familiar with relevant legislation, transport procedures and documentation including REACH, SDSs and ADR.
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What Is Potassium Metavanadate?
Potassium metavanadate, also known as potassium orthovanadate, is a white crystalline compound made up of potassium and vanadium. It has an empirical formula of KVO3 and is most commonly used in industrial applications such as the production of laser materials, as a catalyst in chemical processes, and in dyes for colouring fabrics.
In addition to its uses in industry, potassium metavanadate has several other applications. In medicine, it can be used to treat iron overload disorders such as hemochromatosis. Studies have also indicated that it has potential therapeutic use for patients with diabetes due to its ability to lower the concentration of glucose in their blood.
It can also be employed as an oxidant in some laboratories. When combined with hydrogen peroxide or chromic acid, it can generate various forms of oxygen which are beneficial in chemical reactions. Finally, it is sometimes used as a source of vanadium ions which can act as reagents or catalysts in organic synthesis.
Overall, potassium metavanadate is a versatile compound that is widely utilised within many industries due to its varied practical applications. From pharmaceuticals to research laboratories and more, this chemical could prove invaluable for businesses seeking new solutions that maximize efficiency and effectiveness across multiple sectors.
London Chemicals & Resources Ltd (LCR) is an international distributor, stockist and supplier of industrial inorganic chemicals. We hold several agencies and serve a global customer base both directly and via a network of local agents. LCR is committed to providing efficient service and competitive pricing to all customers.
Raw materials are supplied for a wide range of applications including the battery, catalyst, ceramic, fertiliser, glass, plating, refinery, superalloy and other industries. Our materials are usually packed in drums or bags in accordance with UN, CLP and other applicable local and international regulations.
Who Are We?
London Chemicals & Resources Ltd (LCR) operates globally, processing non-ferrous metal-containing secondaries and distributing a range of metal salts and alloys which, in many cases, are recycled from these secondaries.
We hold exclusive agencies from Full Yield Industry Co Limited based in Taiwan and AGR-CR based in Spain. LCR source more than 90% of the spent catalysts and other feedstocks processed at Full Yield and represent them exclusively for sales of vanadium, molybdenum and nickel chemicals.
We also represent a completely new processing plant; AGR-CR treating spent catalysts and other secondaries and scheduled to start commercial operations in Q1, 2020. LCR offers commercially competitive recycling options with an emphasis on environmentally sound management. Our experienced, friendly and knowledgeable staff are familiar with relevant legislation, transport procedures and documentation including trans-frontier notifications; REACH, SDSs and ADR. Quality, consistency and reliability are all important watchwords for LCR ensuring that our customers return again and again.
We are regularly purchasing and recycling secondaries containing cobalt, copper, molybdenum, nickel, tungsten, vanadium and zinc found typically in boiler ashes and slags, catalysts spent – unused or out of date, drosses, dusts, filter cakes, furnace dust, galvanic solution residues, grindings and grinding sludges, metallics, shavings, metal powders, picking solutions, plating sludges, production wastes, residues, skimmings, sludges, wastewater treatment residues.
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