It is used as an intermediate in chemical research, Pharmaceutical Intermediates,Organic Intermediates. Used in rocket nozzle, especially for re-entry space rocket nose cone.Due to its high hardness and melting point, HfC also widely use in hard alloy additives.Used in ceramic industries.
Hazard Statements: H228
Precautionary Statements: P210-P280a-P240-P241-P370+P378a
Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking. Wear protective gloves and eye/face protection. Ground/bond container and receiving equipment. Use explosion-proof electrical/ventilating/lighting/ equipment. In case of fire: Use for extinction: CO2, powder or water spray.