Lime in the Pulp and Paper Industry

Lime is essential in the manufacture of pulp and paper.

Pulp and paper

Both lime and value-added lime-based products are used in the manufacture of pulp and paper. These products are involved either as chemicals in the processes or as fillers in papermaking.

Did you know?

Lime is among the oldest and most vital materials used by humans. Most ancient languages have a word for calcium oxide. In Latin it is calx, from which the name of the element calcium is taken.