Expanding the Future of Minerals


We learned about Oregon State University HALE team's plan to win the B11 Space Challenge — a race to the Karman Line using a single-stage rocket. We supported their goal with a donation of cryogenic perlite.
Dicalite Management Group, an international industrial minerals company, announced today that it is implementing a 4% price increase on all Diatomaceous Earth (DE) product lines including flux-calcined, calcined, and natural DE grades.
Perlite plays a role in storing super-cold cryogenic fluids like hydrogen and helium. Did you know it's also used in the fascinating medical field of cryonics?
Perlite’s Role in LEED Certification on Energy Efficiency Day

Perlite’s Role in LEED Certification

Celebrating Energy Efficiency Day
On October 2, 2019, a growing network of advocates, companies, government agencies, utilities, and others showcase the benefits of efficiency...
Biodiesel Production: How Diatomaceous Earth Plays a Critical Role

BioDiesel Production

How Diatomaceous Earth Plays a Critical Role
Filtration is a key step in the production and processing of biodiesel. Find out how diatomaceous earth plays a part in filtering out phosphorous and soaps.