nitrogen trifluoride


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nitrogen trifluoride

[′nī·trə·jən trī′flu̇r‚īd]
(inorganic chemistry)
NF3 A colorless gas that has a melting point of -206.6°C and a boiling point of -128.8°C; used as an oxidizer for high-energy fuels.
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Table 2: World Market for Nitrogen Trifluoride (2010F):
Nitrogen Trifluoride Market - A Peek Into the Recent Past II-4
Kanto Denka to Increase Nitrogen Trifluoride Capacity II-15
Air Products Expands Nitrogen Trifluoride Capacity II-15
Table 1: World Market for Nitrogen Trifluoride (2008): Breakdown of Production Capacity of Leading Producers - Air Products, Sodiff, Kanto Denka, Mitsui Chemicals, and Others (In Tonnes) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-3
Table 2: World Market for Nitrogen Trifluoride (2010F): Percentage Market Share Breakdown of Leading Producers - Sodiff, Air Products, Kanto Denka, Mitsui Chemicals, and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-3 Nitrogen Trifluoride Market - A Peek Into the Recent Past II-4 A Journey from Shortage to Overcapacity II-4 Price Erosions Rampant During the 2002 to 2003 Period II-4
Product Overview II-5 Properties of Nitrogen Trifluoride (NF3) II-5 Production Process II-5 Remote NF3 Plasma Process II-6 Effects of Exposure II-6
Praxair Electronics offers a complete portfolio of bulk specialty gas systems for electronic specialty gases amenable to bulk supply, including ammonia, silane, nitrogen trifluoride, nitrous oxide and halocarbons.
CRAWLEY, England -- BOC Edwards South Africa (Proprietary) Limited has received two NOSA International awards in recognition of performance evaluations and audits conducted in 2004 at a nitrogen trifluoride (NF3) production facility the company manages in Pelindaba, South Africa.
The SpectraSure delivery equipment features the BOC Edwards intelligent Gas Source Controller (iGSC) control system, and is designed to support start-up and on-going production for nitrous oxide (N2O) and nitrogen trifluoride (NF3) processes.
Fluorine gas supplied in this way offers a substantial reduction in the cost of supply compared with other perfluorocarbons, such as nitrogen trifluoride, for cleaning CVD (chemical vapor deposition) chambers used in the manufacture of TFT-LCD flat panel screens.
Transactions involving nitrogen trifluoride (NF3), a much-in-demand specialty gas used in the global semiconductor industry, led as the most actively traded product over 16,000 pounds sold.