3M™ 10B Enriched Iron Boride

3M ID B490001423M Product Number 10B
    • Custom products available, including variations in isotopic content, particle size and in some instances, impurities
     More...
    View all details
    Details
    • Custom products available, including variations in isotopic content, particle size and in some instances, impurities

    3M™ 10B Enriched Iron Boride is an additive used in the manufacture of borated steel and borated stainless steel.

    3M™ 10B Enriched Iron Boride (10FeB) is an additive used in the manufacture of borated steel and borated stainless steel. This high-quality material is designed to be added to molten metals following purification activities.

    Customizing for our Customers
    We at 3M are dedicated to helping our customers find the product to fit their needs. Toward that end, custom enrichments are available for applications that require characteristics above standard product offerings, or where alternative purity is required.

    A Leading Producer of Enriched Boron
    Importantly, this quality product is created and backed by 3M – a leading global commercial processor of enriched boron. We create this product, and others, at one of the largest boron isotope enrichment facilities in the world. Notably, we focus on manufacturing optimized materials with an emphasis on stable boron isotopes. Our proprietary manufacturing processes allow 10B enrichment from natural occurring ratios up to levels exceeding 99% isotopic purity. In addition, we offer a proven supply chain, consistent product quality and the ability to custom engineer products for your unique applications. Our specialists are experts at solving materials-related problems in the demanding nuclear industry.

    Applications

    • Nuclear fuel transportation and storage
    • Neutron absorber