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

Coatex and Omya Announce Distribution Partnership for Australia and New Zealand

Coatex and Omya Announce Distribution Partnership for Australia and New Zealand

Omya has been appointed as the official distributor of Coatex Asia Pacific Inc. for Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants product range. Starting July 15th, Omya will provide service to new and existing customers in Australia and New Zealand.

Full Press Release:
https://www.omya.com/Documents/news/Omya_Coatex_Distribution%20Agreement%20for%20ANZ_15%20July%202020.pdf
Omya completes acquisition Formulae Development LLC, a contract R&D formulator for natural cosmetics in the US

Omya completes acquisition Formulae Development LLC, a contract R&D formulator for natural cosmetics in the US

Omya, a leading global distributor and manufacturer of specialty ingredients, has successfully completed the acquisition of Formulae Development, LLC., an innovative contract R&D company specializing in natural formulations for Personal Care, located in Hazlet, NJ, US.

Full Press Release:
https://www.omya.com/Documents/news/Omya_Media%20Release_Formulae.pdf
Omya and Idwala have established a joint venture in South Africa for the distribution of Calcium Carbonate and Specialty Chemicals

Omya and Idwala have established a joint venture in South Africa for the distribution of Calcium Carbonate and Specialty Chemicals

Omya International AG and Idwala Industrial Holdings Ltd. have formed a joint venture in South Africa, ‘Omya Idwala SA’, offering a one-stop-shop experience for their customers and principals. The joint venture will have access to a high-quality and broad portfolio of Calcium Carbonate and Specialty Chemical products.

Full Press Release: https://www.omya.com/Documents/news/MediaRelease_Omya%20and%20Idwala%20have%20established%20JV%20in%20South%20Africa.pdf