Raw Material Suppliers

Specialty Minerals Ltd

Approved Member

Address: Lifford Lane, Kings Norton, Birmingham, West Midlands, B30 3JW, UK

Telephone: 0121 2524501

Fax: 0121 2524556

Company Principal Website: http://www.mineralstech.com


Specialty Minerals Lifford produces a wide range of precipitated calcium carbonates (PCC) at its plant in Kings Norton, Birmingham. The CALOFORT® range of ultrafine PCC’s includes both uncoated and stearate coated grades. These are widely used throughout the adhesives and sealant industry where they provide rheological control, slump resistance and improved mechanical properties. CALOFORT® finds use in systems based on a range of polymers including polysulphide, polyurethane, silicone and PVC. A range of CALOFORT® grades are available to suit the critical application requirements of specific polymers and the end application. Quality and service are of paramount importance to Specialty Minerals Lifford and our plant is approved to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001. Technical service facilities exist both in the UK and at Specialty Minerals Inc. in the USA and these are available to existing and potential customers.

Parent Company:

Specialty Minerals Inc (USA)

Trade names:


Fillers & Extenders