Technical Polymer Applications

Calcium Carbonate and dolomite produced by Omya significantly enhance processes and act as mineral modifiers in numerous polymers and engineering plastic applications. For our customers, we are continuously seeking for value adding solutions to reduce formulation costs and energy consumption and in addition, lower the carbon footprint of the end product.

Going beyond products into processes, Omya combines advanced mineral technology and expertise of more than 130 years with exclusive technical and commercial distribution partnerships. Performance polymers and additives from leading producers complement Omya's comprehensive portfolio of Calcium Carbonates and dolomites, to offer our customers unrivalled market advantage.

At Omya, we relentlessly push the boundaries of established applications and introduce novel products to open up new markets by investigating additional mineral modifiers, innovative formulations and new technologies.

 

News

Omya Changshu Received Strategic Partner Award from UPM China

Omya Changshu Received Strategic Partner Award from UPM China

Oftringen (Switzerland), October 10, 2018. Omya Minerals (Changshu) Co., Ltd. received Strategic Partner Award from UPM (China) Co., Ltd. for product and service excellence.

Full Press Release:
https://www.omya.com/Documents/news/OmyaPR_Strategic-Partner-Award-from-UPM-China.pdf

Omya inaugurates Technology Center in Singapore

Omya inaugurates Technology Center in Singapore

Singapore/Oftringen, 15 March 2019: Omya, a leading global producer of in-dustrial minerals and worldwide distributor of specialty chemicals, recently inaugurated its Technology Center in Singapore. The Omya Technology Center Singapore (OTCS) will serve customers and principals, as well as collaborate with local research agencies to help solve technical problems and develop innovative products for the growing and demanding Asian market.

Full Press Release:
https://www.omya.com/Documents/news/Omya-Technology-Center-Singapore_Media-Release.pdf
Omya becomes a JV partner with Industrias GAT, S.A. in Dominican Republic

Omya becomes a JV partner with Industrias GAT, S.A. in Dominican Republic

Cincinnati/Oftringen, 9 April 2019. Omya, a leading global producer of in-dustrial minerals and a worldwide distributor of specialty chemicals, has become a joint venture partner with Industrias GAT, S.A., a family-owned ground calcium carbonate company located in Haina Municipal-ity, Province of San Cristobal, Dominican Republic.

Full Press Release:
https://www.omya.com/Documents/news/Media_Release_Industrias_GAT_and_Omya_JV.pdf