Imerys Ceramics offers a complete range of talcs for several applications: tiles, sanitaryware, technical ceramics and catalyst supports.

Talc's role in ceramics process depends on its interaction with the other minerals in the formulation. It has an influence on the following properties.

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Key properties

Key properties include:

  • Porosity (water absorption, close, open...)
  • Colour after firing
  • Thermal shock
  • Moisture expansion
  • Thermal expansion - CTE
  • Mechanical resistance (MoR)
  • Shrinkage (drying, firing, total).

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    Production sites

    The Imerys Ceramics talc comes from Canada, United States, France, Belgium, Austria and Australia.
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