The mineral perlite is an effective replacement for microbeads in scrubs and shower gels – not only for its exfoliating performance, but for reducing plastic pollution in oceans.
For years, virgin oils have been the in-demand ingredient in biofuels to help meet sustainability goals. Improved filtration techniques, thanks to minerals such as diatomite, mean even the most heavily contaminated waste fat can be used to run engines.
Bentonite clay creates a clumping pet litter that is convenient for cat owners.
Graphite and carbon ensure portable healthcare devices operate safely.
Platy minerals and barrier formulations offer an alternative to single-use plastic in food and drink packaging.
Mineral-based filters are removing bacteria and other contaminants from drinking water in the developing world.
How minerals improve hygiene and comfort of diapers for babies.
Calcined clay and talc provide the properties essential for the manufacture of secure and reliable rubber medical stoppers.
How do minerals help produce a naturally healthier feed source for livestock?
A balanced diet with the right quantity of key minerals is a boost to human health.
Imerys is supporting medical glove manufacturers to meet increased demand in the healthcare market.
How is kaolin mitigating a major threat to the aquaculture industry?