Lime is popularly used to increase the soil pH level and increase the crop yield. It is also used to improve the physical structure of the soil by reducing surface crusting. It is also used for soil liming, compost, disposal of animal products, fertilizers etc.
Limestone is a sedimentary rock, which is composed of calcium carbonate (calcite) or the double carbonate of calcium and magnesium (dolomite) tiny fossils, shell fragments and other plants remains.
Basically limestone is used as a slag former, while dolomite is used as a slag former, slag modifier and as a refractory material. The process of iron making is the reduction of iron ore to produce iron.
Lime is used in stabilizing the inplace- soils or aggregate used in road building. Hydrated Lime helps in forming an impermeable base thereby reducing the chances of seepage of rainwater.
We offer Hydrated Lime Powder for Effluent Treatment Plant which is calcium hypo chloride with 34-36 % available chlorine. It is processed by the reaction of hydrated lime with chlorine.
Since time immemorial lime has been used for dehairing and plumping hides preparatory to leather tanning. A cleaning agent in the leather manufacture process, lime is used to remove raw skin and thus obtain clean leather.
Fishing & Cattle Feed
This is the most common source of calcium used in livestock feeding. It is almost pure calcium carbonate.
Calcium Carbonate Powder (CaCO3) is commonly used in a number of paint and coating applications. It is used as an extender, an agent to either reduce or enhance gloss, an anti-slip additive, a rheology modifier and as a paint and coating additive to densify the product.