Lime is a basic chemical with extensively uses in a wide range of industries and immense benefits to humans. Involvement of lime in our daily life is much more than we ever realize.
From the moment we wake up until we sleep…
We rely on lime every day. In our home, lime is associated with concrete blocks, steel, glass, copper wire, etc. Lime is used in the production of sugar that we put in our breakfast, biodegradable cups for our coffee, aluminium and lithium-led battery in our electric car we travel to work, the paper we write on, jewelry we wear for the evening, including electricity for light at night. Lime is also used in water treatment that gives us clean water to drink and shower and in flue gas treatment, which provides fresh air for us to breathe. It is beyond imagination how we as human beings could live without it.
Lime is added to animal feed as a calcium source to aid animals' growth and reproduction.
Pulp & Paper
Lime is used to produce a chemical for pulp bleaching, helps recover a chemical used to digest pulp and is a raw material to produce paper filler.