Insulating Powder (Radex)
Innsulekx (Radex) is used in steel mills for insulation of molten metal in ladle and tundish. Insulating Powder (Radex – also called Ladle Covering Compound) – Innsulekx has very good insulating properties.
Innsulekx is a free flowing nontoxic, nonhazardous powder. It has low bulk density. It is rich in silica content, having low carbon and low moisture content. Innsulekx (Radex) is a carbon neutral green product and comes from organic source. Use of Innsulekx in the steel making process reduces emission of greenhouse gasses.
Refractory flux and ladle flux are expensive to purchase. Insulating Powder (Ladle Covering Compound) – Innsulekx is used in all the steel mills as an economical and cost effective insulating agent on hot molten metal in steel mills.
Better finished metal quality
Reduction in expenditure