What is Dithiophosphate?

Dithiophosphate is an industrial chemical made up of the elements hydrogen, oxygen, phosphorus, and sulfur. Dithiophosphate is also known as Hydrogen Phosphorodithioate and its molecular formula is HO2PS2-2. Dithiophosphates are phosphorus oxoanions. They are water soluble salts that come in the forms:

This chemical has many industrial uses but its most common applications are in mining industries.

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Dithiophosphate Uses

Dithiophosphate is an extremely useful chemical. It is a mining chemical most popularly used in the mining industries. Its uses are:

  • Dithiophosphates are most popularly used as collectors in the flotation processes for the extraction of precious metals.
  • Amino-Dithiophosphate is used as a collector agent of various non ferrous sulfide minerals.
  • It is also used in the activation process of pyrite flotation.
  • Sodium Diisobutyl Dithiophosphate is a very good collector of nickel, zinc minerals, and copper ores.
  • It is used in the recovery process of refractory gold in sulfide matrices.
  • Ammonium Dibutyl Dithiophosphate is a very good collector of galena and it can enhance the separation of pyrite and galena and pyrite and chalcopyrite.
  • Dithiophosphate 25S is mainly used in the separation flotation process of ores like lead and zinc.

Is Dithiophosphate Safe?

Dithiophosphate is considered unsafe because the chemical is toxic. Exposure to this chemical may have acute or chronic health effects. According to the MSDS of Amino-Dithiophosphate, MSDS of Sodium Diisobutyl Dithiophosphate, MSDS of Sodium Dibutyl Dithiophosphate, MSDS of Ammonium Dibutyl Dithiophosphate, MSDS of Dithiophosphate 25S 95%, and MSDS of Dithiophosphate 25, it can cause serious eye damage, skin corrosion, and severe skin burns. Proper storage and disposal of Dithiophosphates needs to be taken into consideration in order to avoid any unwanted effects.

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How is Dithiophosphate Made?

Industrially, Dithiophosphate is a phosphorus oxoanion obtained through the selective deprotonation of the SH group and one of the OH groups of dithiophosphoric acid.

Where to Buy Dithiophosphates in Bulk?

You may be able to find small quantities of Dithiophosphates in your area. However, in order to buy large quantities of Dithiophosphates, it is preferable to import directly from the manufacturers. They can issue certifications and provide cost savings which is better than buying the chemical in small quantities locally or from a distributor.

If you require bulk quantities of this chemical, you can buy Dithiophosphate on our website or contact us for further details.

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Which Countries Manufacture Dithiophosphates in Bulk?


The consumption of Dithiophosphates has increased dramatically across the world, especially in the developing countries. Therefore, its huge demand has led to a surge in companies that produce it. The main producers of Dithiophosphates are:

  • China
  • USA
  • France
  • Germany
  • Japan
  • India

How is Dithiophosphate Exported?


Amino-Dithiophosphate is shipped in:

  • Intermediate Bulk Container (IBC) drum with 1000kg capacity.
  • Steel drum with 1000kg capacity per drum.
  • Plastic bags with 40kg capacity per bag.

Sodium Diisobutyl Dithiophosphate and Sodium Dibutyl Dithiophosphate are shipped in:

  • IBC drum with 1000kg capacity per drum.
  • Steel drum with 170kg capacity per drum.
  • Plastic drum with 200kg capacity per drum.

Ammonium Dibutyl Dithiophosphate is shipped in:

  • IBC drum with 1000kg capacity per drum.
  • Steel drum with 40kg capacity per drum.
  • Plastic woven bags with 40kg capacity per bag.

Dithiophosphate 25S 95% is shipped in:

  • Iron and plastic drum with a maximum capacity of 200kg/drum.
  • IBC drum with 1000kg capacity per drum.

Dithiophosphate 25 is shipped in:

  • Plastic drums of various quantities.
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What is the Latest Dithiophosphate Price?


As Dithiophosphate is a commodity product, the price usually changes depending on the price of raw materials, logistics and other related industrial inputs such as labor and taxes. In order to get the latest price of Dithiophosphates, please contact us and we will provide a quotation right up to your country.

Where to Buy Dithiophosphates?


Here at Camachem we have Dithiophosphates for sale. We export worldwide, so you can contact us for a FREE quotation via email address [email protected] or send a message on WhatsApp for a fast response at +86-131-2037-9271.