Where is it used?
In the ceramics industry
Tableware, sanitary ware, tiles, electric porcelain, ceramics. In glazes and frits.
In the refractory materials industry
Use in cement kilns and in the iron and steel industry.
In the chemical industry
As filler material, coatings and adhesives and in the manufacture of fibreglass.
In the paper industry
Where it is used as filler or pigment.
In the rubber industry
Where it is used as a filler.
In the paint and coatings industry
Where it is used as a pigment and filler.
In the composites and plastics industry
Where it is used as a filler product.
In the cosmetics and personal care industry
As a filler, excipient.
In the pharmaceutical industry
As an excipient.
In the agro-forestry industry
As a soil improver.