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 completes acquisition of specialty personal care distributor Kinetik Technologies in the US

Omya completes acquisition of specialty personal care distributor Kinetik Technologies in the US

Omya, a leading global distributor and manufacturer of specialty ingredients, has successfully completed the acquisition of Kinetik Technologies Inc., a specialty personal care distributor located in Hazlet, NJ, US. The agreement on the acquisition was already announced by Omya on September 24, 2019.

Full Press Release:
https://www.omya.com/Documents/news/Omya_Media%20Release_Kinetik_Closing.pdf
Omya announces price increase on Calcium Carbonate products in US and Canada

Omya announces price increase on Calcium Carbonate products in US and Canada

Omya announces an 8% price increase for its Calcium Carbonate products in US and Canada.

Full Press Release: https://www.omya.com/Documents/news/Omya%20Media%20Release_%20North%20America%20Price%202019_EN_FINAL.pdf
Omya acquires Solar Inks Ltd. in Great Britain

Omya acquires Solar Inks Ltd. in Great Britain

Omya, a leading global producer of industrial minerals and a worldwide distributor of specialty chemicals, has acquired Solar Inks Ltd., a producer of renewable barrier coatings for food packaging, high-performance adhesives and water-based flexographic inks located in Telford, United Kingdom.

Full Press Release: https://www.omya.com/Documents/news/PR_Omya%20acquires%20Solar%20Inks%20Ltd%20in%20the%20UK.pdf