Calcite / Ground Calcium Carbonate

Calcite / Ground Calcium Carbonate

Ground or surface treated Calcium Carbonate is widely used in different industries as fillers.It is also used with the aim to lower the material and production costs of the end end product. Besides that, it also enhance certain properties of the product.

Property Unit Value
Whiteness %  88-98
Particle Size Microns 2-20
Bulk Density* gm/cc 0.6-1.2
CaCO3 % 55-95
CaO % 30-52
MgO % 2-6
SiO2 % max 2
Stearic Acid Coating % 0.8-1.5
Loss On Ignition % 5-8
Residue on 500 mesh % 0.01
Packing kgs/bag 25, 50, 1000

 

Applications

  • Paints
  • Paper
  • Plastics
  • Rubber