Mining & Mineral Processing

Contact Information

Global Nalco Locations
Local Sales Offices


Nalco Water
1601 W. Diehl Road
Naperville, IL 60563-1198
630-305-1000  Phone

Nalco Champion
11177 S. Stadium Drive
Sugar Land, TX 77478.
281-632-6500  Phone


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Industrial Minerals

Industrial Minerals (ball clay, barite, bentonite, borates, calcium carbonate, diatomite, feldspar, industrial sand, magnesia, mica, soda ash, talc, and wollastonite) - are used in abrasives, absorbents, agricultural additives, ceramics, chemicals, drilling mud, electronics, filtration media, flame retardants, glass, paint, paper, metal castings, pigments and synthetic fibers, to name just a few.

Trained, on-site Nalco Engineers define & implement programs that help maximize production rates and minimize total costs in these highly competitive industries.

Specific Areas of Nalco Expertise include…

  • Boiler & Cooling Water Treatment 
  • Flocculants & Coagulants - for Clarification, Thickening, Belt Presses, Centrifuges, Mud Stacking, Effluent Treatment & Automation for Monitoring & Control 
  • Fugitive Dust Control - for Crushers & Transfer Points, Haul Roads & Office Parking, Berms & Stockpiles 
  • Antifoams & Defoamers 
  • Filtration & Dewatering Aids 
  • Scale, Corrosion & Microbiological Control 
  • Viscosity Modifiers 
  • FDA & GRAS Requirements 
  • Environmental Compliance

Helping the industry… 

  • Minimize operating costs by conserving water & energy 
  • Maximize production 
  • Meet or exceed environmental & safety regulations