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 the paper, plastics, paint/coatings/adhesives industries as well as construction, environment, agriculture, food and pharma.
Founded in 1884 in Switzerland, Omya now has a global presence extending to more than 100 locations in over 50 countries and 7,000 employees.
Omya has 12 facilities located in North America: two in Canada, seven in the United States and three in Mexico. We serve customers in many industries including paper, plastics, paints/coatings/adhesives as well as construction, agriculture, food and pharmaceutical.