About HWBF Talcher
HWB Facilities, Talcher

Heavy Water Board Facilities, Talcher is located in Angul District of Odisha and ~130 km from State capital Bhubaneswar.

HWB Facilities Talcher is involved in –


  • Production of specialty chemicals / various organo phosphorus solvents like D2EHPA, TOPO, TAPO and DNPPA for in-house consumption.
  • Enrichment of Boron-10 and Boron-11 isotopes of desired isotopic concentrations.
  • Production of Boron Tri-fluoride & calcium fluoride complex (BF3CaF2) for inhouse consumption.
  • Conversion unit at HWP-Talcher is for conversion of Boron Tri-fluoride Di-Ethyl Ether complex [BF3.O(C2H5)2], which contains enriched 10B of 65% isotopic purity, to Potassium tetra-fluoro borate (KBF4).

Last updated on: 29-Sep-2022