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IM 2012 Round-ups: Talc

By Kasia Patel
Published: Friday, 21 December 2012

2012 saw the declining use of talc as a filler in the paper industry more than offset by good growth of the use of talc in polymers, especially for automobile parts.

2012 saw the declining use of talc as a filler in the paper industry more than offset by good growth of the use of talc in polymers, especially for automobile parts.

Under-the-hood automotive parts require high-aspect ratio talc - preferably high-purity grades - to perform over a wide temperature range.

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