Kemira has specifically designed our AMA biocides product line to kill or inhibit the growth of a number of troublesome bacteria typically found in and around oilfield applications, such as acid producing bacteria (APB) and sulfate-reducing bacteria (SRB).
Anionic and Nonionic Polyacrylamides
Antiscalants and dispersants
Astra / Verona – basic dyestuffs
Astra / Verona dyestuffs have an outstandingly good price/strength ratio due to their high brilliance and good affinity to ligning containing pulps.
Biocides for Mining
AMA Biocides are tailored to meet each specific customer need and include both short- and long-term preservatives. Lumikem, our innovative monitoring technology optimizes the customers' process in real time.
Biodegradable chelating agents
Kemira’s Fennobio products are readily biodegradable (OECD test criteria), efficient chelating agents for chemical, mechanical and recycled fibers.
Chelating agents and bleaching enhancers
Kemira’s Fennobrite products are a wide range of chelating agents and bleaching enhancers used in chemical, mechanical and deinked pulp bleaching.
Chlorine dioxide is used in modern chemical pulp bleaching and as an efficient disinfectant in industrial and municipal water treatment.
Distilled peracetic acid (dPAA)
Distilled peracetic acid (dPAA) is used as a delignifying and brightening agent in the production of environmentally friendly TCF and ECF pulps.
Dry ferric sulfate
FennoClear is an efficient chemical treatment concept for purifying raw water and helping paper machines function with less maintenance.
FennoFloc is the ideal solution for waste water treatment and the removal of impurities.
Kemira FennoNutri products offer various macro- and micronutrients required for the efficient operation of a biological waste water treatment plant.
FennoPlus is the most effective and economical solution for the sludge dewatering process.
Kemira FennoRox is a solution for removing odorous compounds such as hydrogen sulfide from water and air.
Kemira FennoTriox is an effective waste water treatment for difficult waters. It efficiently removes all components, including toxic compounds.
Fennoflot deinking solutions provide excellent pulp brightness, minimum residual ink values and low speck counts.
Kemira’s line of Fennotech defoamers and de-aerators is fully designed to meet the needs of our many varied customers in the pulp and paper industry.
Pulp defoamers prevent operational and quality issues like decreased production and final paper quality and increased bleaching chemical usage.
Kemira Ferric Chlorides (KEMIRA PIX) are effective primary coagulants based on trivalent iron (Fe3+), excellent for both drinking and wastewater treatment applications like phosphorus removal, sludge conditioning and struvite control.
Ferric chloride sulfate
Flocculants and Coagulants for Mining
We manufacture high quality Superfloc flocculants and coagulants designed for use in a wide range of mineral processing applications.
Hydrochloric acid is used for pH adjustment, production of chloride salts, surface treatment of metals and recovery of ion exchangers.
Hydrogen peroxide is used in chemical and mechanical pulp bleaching as well as in other chemical industries.
KemAQ is ultra-high purity micronized aqueous slurry of anthraquinone (AQ) used to benefit the digester and recovery operations in a variety of ways.
KemBorino is an alkaline aqueous solution of sodium borohydride that is used to generate sodium dithionite for the bleaching of mechanical pulp.
KemDrill mud thinners
Our KemDrill line of mud thinners includes acrylate polymers, copolymers and formulations which effectively work to reduce the viscosity of water-based muds.
Our KemDrill polymers are designed to improve rheology control of water-based drilling fluids. They offer a cost effective solution for mud viscosification.
Our KemEcal™ dispersant product line spans a large number of acrylic–based polymers of varying molecular weights, pH, termination routes, charge densities and functionalities for desired performance characteristics.
Kemira offers a variety of best-in-class friction reducers to provide solutions to the common problems experienced by oilfield operators.
We offer a complete line of environmentally responsible and process–friendly defoamers that are highly functional in various oilfield applications.
KemFoamX for Mining
Our versatile KemFoamX defoamers product line includes the latest technology in silicone-emulsion and silicone-free environmentally-compliant and process-friendly defoamers that are suitable for several mining applications.
KemPel Organic Binders
Our KemPel organic binders for agglomeration of iron–ore can be used as an alternative to or in conjunction with bentonite in the pelletization process.
KemPrint is used for surface treatment of high speed inkjet substrates. It creates an ink receiving layer on the paper or board surface leading to fast ink immobilization, ink carrier separation and colorant fixation on the surface of treatment layer.
KemTalo is Kemira's unique and specific product line for the sugar and bioethanol industry. It includes tailor-made solutions for all relevant process steps which support you to run your business efficiently and cost optimized.
Our KemVert line of primary and secondary emulsifiers is designed to provide highly stable, invert drilling fluids with excellent emulsion stability, preferential oil wetting of solids
by the oil phase, filtration control and temperature stability.
Kemira BDP is a concept for improved digestion performance based on ferrous and ferric chloride with added micro nutrients. BDP will increase the biogas yield and capacity of the anaerobic digester and improve process conditions.
Kemira Zeolite is used as a aluminum and silica raw material for aluminum based coagulants and alkali free accelerators for spray concrete, where the addition of the product stabilize solutions of aluminum salts.
Kemira NetFloc is a solution for internal water treatment. NetFloc is a chemical kidney ready to be installed in the process.
NetFloc Lite for improved biological breakdown process.
Resin amine and PolyDCD
Our KemGuard line of scale control chemistry includes specialty products designed to inhibit calcium carbonate, calcium sulfate, barium sulfate, and mixed scales under mild to severe conditions.
Kemira Sodium Aluminates (KEMIRA SAX) are high quality, consistent, high basic solutions of aluminum. The product can be used in many water and wastewater treatment applications, in papermaking, and as a raw material intermediate in commercial industries.
In the pulp and paper industry sodium bisulfite is used as a sulfonation agent in CTMP production and in the production of sodium dithionite.
Sodium chlorate for chlorine dioxide
Sodium chlorate is mainly used for the on-site generation of chlorine dioxide, a key bleaching agent for chemical pulping.
Kemira sodium hydroxide (caustic soda) is used in pulp cooking and it is produced using the environmentally friendly (BAT) membrane technology.
Sulfur dioxide is used for producing bleaching chemicals like chlorine dioxide and sodium dithionite. It is also used in the pulp bleaching process.
In pulp and paper industry sulfuric acid is used in large volumes for chlorine dioxide generation, tall oil splitting and pH-adjustments.