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Imerys Performance Minerals.

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Imerys Performance Minerals.

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Imerys obtains EcoVadis platinum medal for CSR

Imerys is proud to announce that EcoVadis, one of the most trusted providers of business sustainability ratings for global supply chains, has awarded us their platinum medal, placing us among the top 1% of organizations who have undergone the assessment and recognizing the action we are taking on environment, social and governance topics.
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Never have we experienced a situation like the one we are in now. We are all affected, regardless of where we live and work, of our background or personal circumstances. The health and safety of our employees, their families and all our partners are, and will always be, an absolute priority for our company. We are committed to doing our best to protect all our colleagues, whatever their working environment.
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Who Are We?

Imerys Performance Minerals is part of Imerys, the world's leading supplier of mineral-based specialty solutions for industry. We harness our portfolio of minerals to produce value-added products that bring a host of benefits to your products and processes.

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A Market Driven Business

We have hundreds of years of combined mineral expertise and many of our experts come from the markets we serve. We pool this knowledge and support it with world-class science and technology and best practices. Then we lay it at your door…

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Socially and Environmentally Responsible

We take Corporate Social Responsibility very seriously. It underpins our everyday business decisions. Be it employee health and safety, land restoration, environmental protection or corporate governance, we go beyond legal requirements. Indeed, we are considered a benchmark in the industry for operating our business in an ethical and responsible way.

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Your Engine for Growth

Working closely with you, we develop innovative, value-added solutions and services based on our natural or synthetic minerals and advanced materials that improve your products and manufacturing processes—and save you money too.

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Providing Sustainable Solutions

Many of our products aren’t just good for your business; they’re good for the planet too. Take our perlite solution for replacing plastic beads in cosmetic scrubs. Or our reinforcement minerals for lighter cars with lower fuel consumption. How can we advance your environmental footprint?

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  • Agriculture & Animal Care
  • Plastics
  • Ceramics
  • Recycled Plastics
  • Paints and Coatings
  • Rubber
  • Food & Beverage
  • Adhesives, Caulks & Sealants
  • Kiln Furniture
  • Building Products
  • Paper & Board
  • Energy & Environment
  • Personal Care
  • Home Care
  • Healthcare
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In Cosmetics Global has been postponed until 2021

Due to the Covid19 situation in Spain and the uncertainty surrounding it, the show in Barcelona has been pushed back until April 2021.


Barrier Coating Solutions for easily recyclable paper and packaging

Imerys Barrier Coatings are excellent alternatives to wax, fluorochemical and petrochemical based polymer coatings used for paper and packaging.


Introducing new ImerScrub™

ImerScrub™ is a new range of colored perlites to provide a refined, aesthetic effect in face and body scrub products.


Nyad® for improved performance in low VOC coatings

Nyad® wollastonite is an excellent solution for providing improved mechanical properties and corrosion resistance in low VOC coatings and powder coatings.


HAR® talcs for lightweight automotive plastics

HAR® high aspect ratio talc is an excellent natural solution for superior flexural modulus, excellent dimensional stability and good stiffness/impact balance in PP and TPOs.


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.

Alessandro Dazza

The Magical World of Minerals

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Imerys awarded with EcoVadis Platinum business sustainability rating

In recognition of its strong CSR engagement, Imerys has been awarded EcoVadis’ platinum business sustainability rating…


Plastics Recycling World Expo

POSTPONED 7-8 October 2020, Essen, Germany


Compounding World Expo Europe

POSTPONED 7-8 October, Essen, Germany



13-17 October, Friedrichshafen, Germany


SCS Formulate

Ricoh Arena, Coventry, England. 17 - 18 November 2020.


Ceramics Expo 2021

3-5 May 2021, Cleveland, Ohio Booth 408


American Coatings Show 2022

April 5-7, 2022, Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA

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World Presence

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