As a natural product, calcium carbonate is perfectly adapted for use in environmental protection applications.
Whether for flue gas desulphurization, drinking water treatment, or forest and lake liming to portland neutralizing acid rain, the use of calcium carbonate in environmental protection grows year by year.
As calcium carbonate has a natural buffer-effect and works as a pollution-filter, it poses no health risk and is free of harmful chemicals. These traits also apply to derivative products.
Significant investment in research and development ensures that Omya fillers and pigments satisfy tomorrow’s requirements today.