Imerys is a global company and the leading international manufacturer of high quality white minerals. The same kind of mineral has different properties, depending on where it is extracted. As Imerys has major mineral assets, which are extracted at 130 locations around the world, they can obtain minerals with many different, unique properties.
With their wide range of minerals – kaolin, calcium carbonate, diatomite, perlite, mica, talc etc. – Imerys offers technical products that are important for many industries. They are used in areas such as coatings, adhesives, plastics and rubber applications.
In addition to a traditional range of minerals, they have also developed plastic compounds based on recycled consumer waste. They have recently also started to deliver mineral based products for the cosmetics industry.
Imerys minerals are not just natural and environment friendly in themselves. They also bring environmental benefits to a number of products and processes, facilitating work on sustainability in many industrial sectors and contributing to the enhancement of people’s everyday lives.
ACM was founded in 2007 based on a partnership contract with Imerys, but the partnership with Imerys can be traced through earlier business constellations all the way back to the 1960s. A partnership that remains key in our business activities.