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Sibelco acquires Viaton Industries

Global minerals provider, Sibelco, has this week announced completion of its acquisition of Viaton Industries Limited, the UK-based specialists in mineral fillers for use in chemicals and coatings.

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The Viaton deal forms part of Sibelco’s strategy for growth through the acquisition of associated businesses and supports its expansion in core markets such as coatings.  The Viaton plant will immediately become a fully integrated part of Sibelco’s UK operations. Read more>>

Aluminium Hydroxide

Composition

Al(OH)3

 

Hydroxal® V200

Properties

  • increases the working range of the glass
  • makes the glass less susceptible to devitrification
  • increases durability and chemical resistance
  • ensures opacity
  • high aluminium content
  • good solubility in the glass tank
  • low iron to aluminium ratio

Applications

Glass: aluminium is an essential element for the production of quality glass

For information about the paint and polymer applications visit Sibelco Specialty Minerals Europe.