Kaolin is a white, soft powder, layered silicate clay mineral consisting principally of the mineral kaolinite with the chemical composition Al2Si2O5(OH)4.
Kaolin also called china clay is an essential ingredient in the manufacture of china and porcelain and is widely used in the making of paper, rubber, paint, and many other products. Other important uses include the manufacture of white cement and glass fibre.
Ashapura offers Kaolin grades having premium brightness, fine particle size with controlled distribution range, low grit level and other specific properties as demanded by our customers. Each grade is chemically modified and designed to boost end product performance and properties as per industries requirements.
Ashapura Midgulf NV (AMNV) offers kaolin for fibre glass industry applications with its high alumina and low ferric content.