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Micronized has operations in Johannesburg, Limpopo and Grahamstown with affiliates in USA, Brazil and UK.
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Recycling at Micronized
Recycling at Micronized

Did you know that Micronized uses thousands of small and large bulk bags every day to bag off the processed mineral powders? Thousands of pallets are used every year to pack and secure the bagged product.

Ever wondered what happens to these packaging materials? Do they end up in landfill sites and create environmental issues? Rather than making a mess or littering landfill sites, can you imagine this packaging actually contributing positively to our built environment?

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Micronized’s Silica

Micronized has added a high purity Talc to its line of products and is currently able to supply a Talc with a 98% reflectance.
Essentially, this will provide the coatings industry with a cost effective extender for Titanium Oxide.
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Kaolin Facility

Micronized SA recently facilitated the installation of a new Kaolin processing facility in Grahamstown. The decision was made due to logistical advantages and the close proximity of the kaolin mine located some 10 km from the new facility.

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  • Silica

    Silica is a crystalline
    Quartz 
    that is mined
    by 
    underground and
    open 
    cast
    methods
    Quartz-Silica
  • Feldspar

    Feldspar is a milled
    crystalline anhydrous
    alkali aluminium
    silicate.

    Feldspar-Close-tn-02
  • Mica

    Mica is a platelet or
    lamellar 
    mineral,
    known as potassium
    aluminium
    phyllosilicate
    micaflakes
  • Vermiculite

    Vermiculite is the
    geological 
    name of
    hydrated laminar
    industrial
    minerals
    vermiculite
  • Supersilk

    Supersilk is a soft,
    inert mineral 
    which
    occurs typically as a

    sheet silicate
    supersilk220
  • Talc

    Talc is a soft, lamellar
    inert mineral, which
    occurs as magnesium
    silicate
    talcpharmatal
  • Tioxsil

    Tioxsil is a super white
    pigment 
    extender and
    opacifier 
    used in
    paints and
    polymer
    systems
    tioxil220
  • Kaolin

    Kaolin is an Aluminium
    Silicate, 
    refined and
    milled to produce

    a clean, off-white,
    low 
    iron
    product
    kaolin-220
  • Silica

    Silica is a crystalline
    Quartz 
    that is mined
    by 
    underground and
    open 
    cast
    methods
    Quartz-Silica
  • Feldspar

    Feldspar is a milled
    crystalline anhydrous
    alkali aluminium
    silicate.

    Feldspar-Close-tn-02
  • Mica

    Mica is a platelet or
    lamellar 
    mineral,
    known as potassium
    aluminium
    phyllosilicate
    micaflakes
  • Vermiculite

    Vermiculite is the
    geological 
    name of
    hydrated laminar
    industrial
    minerals
    vermiculite
  • Supersilk

    Supersilk is a soft,
    inert mineral 
    which
    occurs typically as a

    sheet silicate
    supersilk220
  • Talc

    Talc is a soft, lamellar
    inert mineral, which
    occurs as magnesium
    silicate
    talcpharmatal
  • Tioxsil

    Tioxsil is a super white
    pigment 
    extender and
    opacifier 
    used in
    paints and
    polymer
    systems
    tioxil220
  • Kaolin

    Kaolin is an Aluminium
    Silicate, 
    refined and
    milled to produce

    a clean, off-white,
    low 
    iron
    product
    kaolin-220