Welcome to Imerys Performance Additives Division

Who Are We?

Part of Imerys The world leader in mineral specialties for industry

Imerys Performance Additives is a division of Imerys, the world leader in mineral specialties for industry.

Combining high-quality mineral resources with advanced industrial know-how and technologies, Imerys designs, manufactures and sells mineral-based specialties that enable its customers to improve product performance and process efficiency. Today, the Imerys brand continues to represent the highest quality mineral products on the market.

The Imerys Performance Additives Division operates mines and processing plants in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, France, Italy, Mexico, Spain, UK, and US yielding high quality mica, talc and wollastonite. We are also your port of call for perlite and diatomaceous earth for Personal Care applications and bentonite for Paper.

Working at state-of-the-art Technology Centers, we harness the intrinsic properties of these minerals to provide solutions for industries such as Plastics, RubberCoatings and Construction, Food, Personal Care, Paper, Pharmaceuticals and Ceramics.

We are the acknowledged world leaders in product quality, supply reliability and technical support—the services that create value for our customers and set us apart from competitors. We are also industry leaders in continuously improving how our products and practices contribute to Sustainable Development.

Our ambition is to be the supplier of choice for performance materials and functional additive solutions worldwide. We will do this by building on what already makes our organization a success: integrity in safety and sustainability, best-in-class market assets, agility and proactivity.

Imerys Performance Additives worldwide

  • 28 operations in 12 countries 28 operations in 12 countries
  • Over 1,350 employees Over 1,350 employees
  • €1,237M             (Filtration & Performance Additives Business Group revenue 2017) €1,237M (Filtration & Performance Additives Business Group revenue 2017)

Our ambition is to be the supplier of choice for performance materials and functional additive solutions. We will achieve this by building on what already makes our organization a success: integrity in safety and sustainability, best-in-class market assets, agility and proactivity.

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