Pure white minerals from nature
Omya is a leading producer of calcium carbonate and a worldwide distributor of specialty ingredients. With more than 135 years of expertise, the company’s portfolio of natural minerals is produced in accordance with the most stringent regulatory and quality standards. Omya has a global presence extending to more than 175 locations in over 50 countries. For the cosmetics industry, Omya provides minerals with multiple benefits. Natural and functionalized calcium carbonates can be applied, for instance, as texturizers, mattifiers, opacifiers, scrubs and cleansing particles. In the home care segment, calcium carbonate is well established in abrasive cleaners and as filler and color agent in soap bars. Omya calcium carbonates provide excellent sorption properties, adjustable abrasivity and perfect whiteness. Furthermore, Omya offers a reliable distribution portfolio that completes the mineral-based product range. This portfolio covers surfactants, descaling agents, preservatives, bleaching agents and oleochemicals.