The product portfolio of TER INGREDIENTS is highly responsive to the needs of manufacturing companies in life science applications. We mainly focus on human and animal nutrition as well as personal and health care ingredients. For the area of product development our experienced application developers, food technologists and engineers work at the highest level to support your decision for the best ingredients.
Kaolin, also called china clay or porcelain clay, is a fine, iron-free, white rock, the main component of which is kaolinite, a weathering product of feldspar. Other ingredients include various other clay minerals and non-decomposed feldspar particles.
It is used in the manufacture of paper and in porcelain processing, also as an auxiliary agent in the production of cement-based dry-mortars.
In the construction industry, kaolins are used as an auxiliary agent in the production of cement-based construction chemical products such as dry mortars. Kaolin is also used in paper manufacturing and porcelain processing. Further areas of application are rubbers, paints, printing inks and industrial paints.