Imerys has detailed knowledge of the specific properties of each mineral and the applications that provide the most value. The refining and conversion tools used to purify minerals and adapt them to precise industrial applications are adjusted for optimum functionality for a given mineral and grade.
At our plants, crude ore is engineered to carefully controlled specifications such as particle size, specific surface area, color, and pH. The unique nature of our deposits and processes gives precise functional properties when selected for specific application.
Imerys Carbonates has developed a sophisticated method of analyzing and bench marking its minerals based upon standard and customized tests. Our quality assured management systems are ISO 9001:2008 certified and, through our individual team activities, we seek to continually improve their effectiveness to enhance customer satisfaction and to remain the leader in quality in our industry.