In addition to the pulp and paper industry, aluminum-based products are used in the manufacture of titanium dioxide, refinery catalysts, zeolites, molecular sieves, in the pharmaceutical industry, and for water and wastewater treatment.
Southern Ionics manufactures a high purity aqua ammonia solution called AQUA-CAT® from anhydrous ammonia and de-mineralized water. Concentrations up to 29% solution are available.
SII is the largest regional manufacturer of magnesium sulfate solutions. The company has developed magnesium-based products for the paper industry to protect fiber during oxygen delignification and to improve peroxide efficiency. Other magnesium products are used in the pharmaceutical industry.
Zirconium-based products are utilized in the production of titanium dioxide and for the refinery and automotive catalyst.
SII also manufactures a variety of products including sodium carbonate solutions, inhibited sulfuric acid, various concentrations of sulfuric acid and caustic soda, ammonia hydroxide solutions and provides custom blending services.