Tronox’s Electrolytic division has been a leading producer of electrolytic manganese dioxide (EMD) products since 1950. EMD is the active ingredient in primary batteries, including alkaline, high-drain and lithium batteries. The competitive drivers of EMD in our company are low-cost electrolytic power, consistent high-quality products, and a dedicated, efficient workforce.
As a leading global producer of boron trichloride (BCI3), Tronox Electrolytic has a full-service product line, which utilizes low-cost, high-quality ore and labor optimization. The Henderson facility has produced share growth with its products by transitioning into high-margin segments through differentiation.
Elemental boron, a component of automotive safety air bag igniters and military flares, is also a product of Henderson’s speciality chemical operations.