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High Resistance Minerals



High Resistance Minerals

The High Resistance Minerals business group is a global business structured around the following two divisions:

Fused Minerals

Diversity of resources and expertise

With a strong industrial footprint and producing a wide range of high-performance products (fused alumina and fused zirconia), Imerys’ Fused Minerals business is the worldwide leader in specialty applications such as abrasives, refractories, technical ceramics, heating elements for the iron & steel, automotive, industrial equipment and construction markets.

The main applications served by the Aluminates division are construction technologies, civil engineering and refractories and investment casting.

Front-rank market positions

  • Alumino-silicate minerals for refractories
  • Fused minerals for abrasives
  • Fused zirconia
  • Tabular alumina
  • Calcium aluminate-based binders

Divisions Websites
Fused Minerals

Imerys is based in over 50 countries and has 250 industrial sites.

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