Technical Polymer Applications

Calcium Carbonate and dolomite produced by Omya significantly enhance processes and act as mineral modifiers in numerous polymers and engineeried materialapplications. 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 to acquire specialty personal care distributor Kinetik Technologies in the US

Omya to acquire specialty personal care distributor Kinetik Technologies in the US

Omya, a leading global distributor and manufacturer of specialty ingredients, has reached an agreement to acquire Kinetik Technologies Inc., a specialty personal care distributor located in Hazlet, NJ, US. The transaction is subject to fulfilment of transaction related conditions and is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2019. 
 
Full Press Release: https://www.omya.com/Documents/news/Omya%20to%20acquire%20Kinetik%20Technologies%20Inc__Media%20Release.pdf
Omya and Algol Chemicals have established a Joint Venture (JV) in Kazakhstan for Distribution of Calcium Carbonate and Specialty Chemicals

Omya and Algol Chemicals have established a Joint Venture (JV) in Kazakhstan for Distribution of Calcium Carbonate and Specialty Chemicals

Omya and Algol Chemicals,
have further expanded their successful Russian partnership in Calcium
Carbonate and Specialty Chemicals distribution to Kazakhstan. The new
JV, named Omya Algol Kazakhstan, will work to expand the reach of
Omya and Algol into Central Asia and will offer an ideal sales channel for
existing and new suppliers interested in the Kazakh market.

Full Press Release: https://www.omya.com/Documents/news/Omya__Algol%20Chemicals_JV%20in%20Kazakhstan_EN.pdf
Omya acquires Mexican Perlite producer Termolita S.A.P.I. de C.V.

Omya acquires Mexican Perlite producer Termolita S.A.P.I. de C.V.

Omya, a leading producer of industrial minerals and a worldwide distributor of specialty chemicals, has acquired Termolita S.A.P.I. de C.V., a company specializing in expanded perlite products in Mexico and the US.

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