Imerys are experts in the application of minerals for a number of industries - providing each of our customers with a wide range of customizable products and world class technical service:

Imerys Carbonates is one the world's largest producers of white industrial minerals, and as part of an Imerys' multi-mineral group, has extensive "know-how" of other minerals, allowing us robust capabilities to offer combined minerals solutions to our customers. With expertise, creativity, and attentiveness to our customers’ needs, we continue to identify new applications and develop high value-added solutions under a determined approach to responsible development.

Where can these carbonates be used?

From ground calcium carbonate (GCC), to precipitated calcium carbonate (PCC), to calcium citrate and quicklime – Imerys carbonates is a leading international supplier of high-performance minerals known as PolCarb™, ImerCarb™ and ImerSeal™, which act as extenders and functional fillers to the polymer, rubber and coatings markets. This is supported by an absolute commitment to quality, to ensure the consistency and reliability of their products and services. Its principal markets are plastics & film, rubber, paint & coatings, personal care and sealants & adhesives.

 

Product trade names and descriptions

PolCarb™

Surface treated calcium carbonate derived from high quality chalk in the UK

ImerCarb™

Non-surface treated, high whiteness ground calcium carbonate derived from pure white marble

ImerSeal™

Surface treated, high brightness ground calcium carbonate derived from marble that is specifically developed for sealant applications