04/01/2011

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Bodo Möller Chemie: New cooperation agreement signed with Lithos

Bodo Möller Chemie and Lithos have signed a cooperation agreement appointing Bodo Möller Chemie distributor of Lithos products in following countries: Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden, France and Poland. From now on, Bodo Möller Chemie local subsidiaries are distributing Lithos functional additives (zeolite) and soapstones (Talc) in these countries.

Zeolite is a natural silicate rock of volcanic origin with interesting properties like an enormous internal surface area (nano-structure) or a high cation exchange capacity. One of Zeolite main application is as filler material for plasters and coatings. Talc is a natural sheet silicate with lamellar structure. It's the softest mineral, hydrophobic and organophile (binds readily with organic materials). It can be used in plastics as filler, in paints and coatings.

Lithos Industrial Minerals is a part of the internationally successful ASAMER Group. ASAMER is an Austrian family company and is specialized in mineral raw materials particularly gravel, stone, concrete and cement. The Group employs some 5500 people at 154 locations in 19 countries worldwide.