With the Acquisition of the business operations of the Osthoff Omega Group, Norderstedt, Germany with effect from 1 January 2019, Lehmann&Voss&Co. has also acquired the distribution rights for wollastonite for Wolkem India Ltd. (India). The exclusive distribution partnership comprises the product groups KEMOLIT and FILLEX in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, the Czech Republic and Turkey.
Wolkem India Ltd. is one of the world's largest manufacturers of fiber-reinforcing wollastonite.
Wollastonite manufactured by Wolkem India Ltd. has been well established in many technical applications. Whether in the plastics sector (e.g. thermosets, engineering thermoplastics) for friction sector (e.g. brake pads) or in surface technology for powder- or anti-corrosion coatings, wollastonite has been used as a functional reinforcing filler for many years.
15 March 2019