Carmeuse Brasil’s quicklime has a high purity content and is essential for regenerating caustic soda, besides serving as a bleaching agent and treating residual water from pulp production. Quicklime also helps pulp manufacturers dissolve non-cellulose elements from wood. It also plays a fundamental role in the production of PCC, a mineral additive that comes from the calcination and precipitation of quicklime, a product with a high brightness index and low density.
Why use Carmeuse Brasil’s quicklime in the production of paper, pulp and PCC?
- High calcium oxide content;
- High reactivity;
- Low contaminant content;
- High level of whiteness;
- Reduces interruptions;
- We meet your supply demands during preventive and unscheduled outages;
- Improves the efficiency of the caustification process.