Applications of Lime

Chememan is a leading producer of high calcium lime products that have a great value to our everyday life. Products of Chememan cover various end use segments such as mining, pulp and paper, sugar, bioplastics, as well as flue gas and wastewater treatment. Our customers need lime as vital part in their production process and our products are dedicated to different usages depending on their requirements.

Industry Products Product Usage
Quicklime Hydrated Lime Limestone and Grinded Limestone
1. Ferrous and Non-ferrous Metal Mining Industies
  • Adjust acidity of wastewater and used as a chemical in mineral dressing
2. Pulp and Paper Industries
  • Separate chemicals in recovery process of making of pulp 
  • Mineral dressing for paper production
  • Raw material used in production of Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC)
3. Sugar Industry
  • Remove impurities found in raw sugar and white sugar
4. Bioplastics Industry
  • Component in sugar or tapioca process which both are basic ingredients in making bioplastic
5. Iron and Steel Industries
  • Remove minerals or impurities during a process of smeltering metals, and production of high quality steel that uses a furnace
6. Chemical and Petrochemical Industry
  • Ingredient in basic chemical process, such as soda ash and calcium carbonate
7. Agricultural Industry
  • Improve soil quality, adjust soil acidity
  • Neutralize acidity of shrimp farms
  • Added to increase calcium in animal feed
8. Flue Gas and Water Treatment Industries
  • Expel sulfur dioxide gas that arises from electric power and waste incineration plants
  • Aid in the flocculation of small particles of sediments, and eliminate or lessen hard water to produce clear water
9. Construction and Construction Materials Industry
  • Used as raw material in the manufacture cement, light weight bricks and other construction materials
  • Used as ingredient to increase the characteristics of plaster
  • Adjust soil condition before construction work
10. Glass and Bottle Industry
  • Remove minerals or impurities in the production of glass, bottles and mirror.
11. Specialty Fiber Glass Industry
  • Is part of production process