Omya and Cimbar Announce U.S. Distribution Agreement


Omya Specialty Materials Inc. has announced a distribution partnership with Cimbar Performance Minerals. Omya is now the national distributor for Cimbar’s Alumina Trihydrate (ATH) product lines to the flame-retardant market in the United States.

“Omya’s North American portfolio now has six different chemistries specifically designed to assist in being the solution provider that helps our customers meet their Flame Retardant demands. Cimbar’s full complement of ATH products will fit right in and be a welcome addition for our customers,” explained David Roth, director of Omya Distribution Services North America.

Cimbar Performance Minerals stated that it sees the partnership with Omya as a continuation of its goal to be a premier supplier of mineral based additive solutions. “Omya and Cimbar will bring technical expertise, innovation and superior customer service to the markets and industries we serve with our Alumina Trihydrate products,” said Miles Curtin, sales and marketing manager at Cimbar Performance Materials.