Omya is a worldwide distributor of specialty chemical products focused on Industrial and Life Science applications and a leading global producer of industrial minerals, mainly fillers and pigments derived from calcium carbonate and dolomite. Omya’s distribution network extends from coast to coast across the United States.
“We see an outstanding fit between Omya’s approach to the markets we serve together and expect that this partnership will improve our market position and better serve our customers in North America,” said Miren Salsamendi, North America director, DuPont Titanium Technologies.
Tony Colak, CEO for Omya Region Americas stated, “We are very excited to extend our relationship with DuPont, the global market leader in titanium dioxide pigments which are critical to the formulations used by many of our customers.”
Omya is a leading global producer of industrial minerals, mainly fillers and pigments derived from calcium carbonate and dolomite, and a worldwide distributor of chemical products. The company‘s major markets are paper, polymers, building materials (paints, coatings, sealants, adhesives and construction) as well as life sciences (food, feed, pharma, cosmetics, environment and agriculture).
Founded in 1884 in Switzerland, Omya now has a global presence extending to more than 100 locations in more than 50 countries and 7,000 employees.