Paints & coatings

We provide a range of high quality minerals for the paints and coatings industry that have been engineered to work well in our customers' processes and provide the desired properties in the end product.

MinSand - Spherical Refractory Bead


MinSand is a perfectly spherical refractory bead produced by fusing and supercooling Bauxite in an electric arc furnace.

MagniF - Dry, Pure, Fine-milled Magnetite


MagniF, produced from the natural iron oxide Magnetite, is the product range especially developed to be used as a functional filler in polymers and coatings.



Bentonite is used in a wide range of applications within the foundry industry as a binder, as the mineral can withstand high temperatures.

Aluminium Trihydrate (ATH)


LKAB Minerals offer a range of fine-ground Aluminium Trihydrate (ATH) products from European manufacturing locations.



Andricite® is a stable, finely ground synthetic anhydrous calcium sulphate used in a wide range of construction applications.

Fordacal Marble

Fordacal marble

Fordacal marble is made from off-cuts from Northern Italy, perfect for applications when whiteness is of paramount importance.



LKAB Minerals offer UK-manufactured Chalk from a local, high-quality soft white chalk deposit that has been quarried for more than sixty years.

Magnesitic Talc


LKAB Minerals offer fine Magnesitic Talc for various applications such as agricultural and horticultural, polymer processing, coating applications and the ceramics industry.

Micafort - Muscovite and Phlogopite Micas Mineral


MicaFort, Muscovite and Phlogopite Micas are mineral fillers for a large variety of applications in the polymers and coatings industries.

Magnesium Oxide


Manufactured Magnesium, providing pharmaceutical grades and technical grade Magnesium for many industries worldwide.



DekorFlake is a range of natural Mica flakes designed to impart a decorative metallic or natural sparkle effect for decorative concrete.

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