Coated and uncoated, ground and ultrafine precipitated Calcium Carbonates by Omya are basic raw materials in many Adhesives & Sealants. In the past, they used to replace binders for cost reduction. Today, formulations apply Omya Calcium Carbonates for their specific functional performance.
Omya products are capable of modifying rheology, improving bond strength, or reducing water demand. Typical applications of Adhesives & Sealants enhanced by Omya are in Construction, transportation, packaging, tapes, and numerous industrial applications.
In addition to the carbonate products, Omya distributes a wide range of other Specialty Chemicals which are used in Adhesives & Sealants, such as rheological modifiers or additives.
How our lives would be without Adhesive & Sealants
Have a look at the eye-opening video below by FEICA to see how our lives would be without Adhesives & Sealants. FEICA is a multinational association representing the European adhesive and sealant industry: