Minerals Technologies, Inc.
| New York Stock Exchange: MTX
Minerals Technologies, Inc. is a resource and technology based company that develops, produces and markets worldwide mineral, mineral-based and synthetic mineral products and related systems and services. It operates through two segments: Specialty Minerals and Refractories. The Specialty Minerals segment produces and sells the synthetic mineral product precipitated calcium carbonate and processed mineral product quicklime; and mines mineral ores then processes and sells natural mineral products, primarily limestone and talc. This segment's products are used principally in the paper, building materials, paint and coatings, glass, ceramic, polymer, food, automotive and pharmaceutical industries. The Refractories segment produces and markets monolithic and shaped refractory materials and measurement equipment and calcium metal and metallurgical wire products. This segment's products are primarily used in high-temperature applications in the steel, non-ferrous metal and glass industries. The company was founded on February 19, 1968 and is headquartered in New York, NY.