Targray Adds Silicon Carbide Wafer Slicing Powder to Solar Materials Portfolio
Washington Mills AS is one of the world’s largest producers of high quality micro-grits and sub-micron powders, and has been perfecting its processing technologies since 1962. With this agreement, Targray offers Taiwanese wafer manufacturers a complete line of high quality, tightly graded silicon carbide grains and precision-sized powders capable of slicing silicon into ultra-thin wafers for better silicon yields and reduced costs. CARBOREX silicon carbide powders are produced with the highest quality raw materials, resulting in particles with added toughness and wear resistance. Washington Mills AS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Washington Mills, North America’s largest manufacturer of silicon carbide, aluminium oxide and other advanced specialty electro-fused minerals (1/2012).