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Precious Metal Chemicals

Building on our core competencies in precious metals and catalysis, BASF offers a robust portfolio of PGM (Platinum Group Metals) chemical intermediates for use in a variety of industrial catalysis applications. Our innovative PGM Salts, Solutions and Activated Powder products are manufactured at our ISO 9001 certified manufacturing facilities located in Seneca SC USA, Rome Italy, and Shanghai China.

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We offer a wide range of homogeneous catalysts and heterogeneous catalyst precursors for industrial applications. Can’t find what you are looking for? Let us help – give us a call. At the end of your catalyst life cycle, you want your precious resources recovered quickly, and at competitive terms.  We can help with that – worldwide, at competitive rates and with sustainability in mind.   Our analytical laboratories around the world are working relentlessly to give you peace of mind. The quality of products supplied or the accuracy and transparency of spent catalyst settlements – we have you covered. With our portfolio comes access to one of the world’s largest precious metal trading organizations.  Buying, selling, hedging, leasing… find it all here. Globally operating companies need globally operating partners. Wherever you go, chances are you will find us there, ready to help.
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Gold products:

  • Sodium Tetrachloroaurate Solution
  • Gold (III) Chloride Solution

Iridium products:

  • Hydrogen Hexachloro Iridium (IV) Solution
  • Hydrogen Hexachloro
  • Iridium (IV) Hydrate
  • Ammonium Hexachloro Iridium (IV)

Rhodium Products

  • Rhodium(III) Acetate Solution
  • Rhodium(III) Chloride Solution
  • Rhodium(III) Nitrate Solution
  • Rhodium(III) Acetate Crystals
  • Rhodium(III) Chloride Hydrate
  • Rhodium(II) Octanoate
  • Chloro Tris (triphenylphosphine) Rhodium(I) (Wilkinson’s Catalyst)
  • Rhodium (Acac)carbonyl, CARAC
  • Rh(C5H7O2)(CO)P(C6H5)3, ROPAC
  • Bis(norbornadiene)Rh(I) Tetrafluoroborate
  • HRh(CO)(PPh3)3; RODRIDO
  • Chloro (1,5-cyclooctadiene) Rhodium(I)

Ruthenium Products

  • Sodium Ruthenate Solution
  • Ruthenium(III) Chloride Solution
  • Ru Oxide Hydrate
  • Ruthenium Acetylacetonate or Tris (2,4-Pentanedionato) Ruthenium(III)
  • Ruthenium(II) Chloride Cymene
  • Ruthenium(III) Chloride Crystals

Palladium Products

  • Sodium Tetrachloropalladium (II) Solution
  • Tetraammine Pd(II) Nitrate Solution
  • Palladium Nitrate Solution
  • Palladium Chloride Solution
  • Tetraammine Palladium(II) Hydroxide Solution
  • Palladium (II) Acetate
  • Sodium Tetrachloro Palladium (II) Crystals
  • Pd Black, High Surface Area (dry)
  • Pd Black, High Surface Area (water wet)
  • Palladium(II) Oxide Hydrate
  • Palladium(II) Chloride Crystals
  • Palladium(II) Oxide Anhydrous
  • Bis(Acetonitrile)Pd(II)
  • Pd(DPPF) Chloride(II)
  • Tetraamminepalladium Sulfate
  • Palladium bis-dibenzylidene acetone Pd / Pd(dba)2
  • Pd(dppf) Dichloride CH2Cl2 adduct
  • Tris(dibenzilideneacetone) Dipalladium(0)
  • Palladium(II) Acetylacetonate
  • Tetrakis triphenylphosphine Palladium / "Pd TK"

Platinum Products

  • Platinum Ethanolammine Solution (Platinum A Solution)
  • Tetraammine Platinum(II) Chloride Solution
  • Chloroplatinic Acid (CPA) Solution
  • Potassium Tetrachloro Pt(II) Solution
  • Tetraammine Pt Nitrate Solution
  • Tetraammine Pt Hydroxide Solution
  • Pt-Nitrate Solution
  • Platinum(IV) Oxide Hydrate (Adam’s Catalyst)
  • PtO2 (Adam's Catalyst) 50% Moist
  • Dihydrogen Hexahydroxyplatinum(IV)
  • Pt Black (fuel cell grade)
  • Pt Black (low surface area)
  • Pt Black (low bulk density)
  • Potassium Tetrachloro Platinate(II)
  • Potassium Hexachloro Platinum
  • Tetramethyldisiloxane Platinum (0) Karstedt's Catalyst
  • Dinitrodiammineplatinum(II) in NH3 ("P-Salt")
  • Tetramethyl Tetravinyl Cyclotetrasiloxane Platinum (0) Ashby's Catalyst
  • Platinum(II) Acetylacetonate
  • Platinum(II) Chloride Powder