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About Minchem HMP


is a well-established world class brand which is renowned and accepted in all ceramic manufacturing countries. The number (i.e. Zircozon 5) refers to the particle size in microns where the finest grades give the best opacification and whitest results. Zircon has a high refractive index and reflectivity and does not dissolve in the glazes.

Customised Milling & Blending Services

Minchem HMP Ltd also offers contract milling and blending services. Raw materials, Zircon, Zirconia, and Alumina and other refractory minerals can be processed and supplied to customer own specifications.

Blending and mixing of customers own formulations are supplied under strict confidentiality.

Both services are for propriety and own label brands.


History Of Minchem HMP

Minchem HMP Ltd, (formally known as Hines Milling & Processing Ltd) was acquired by Minchem Ltd in April 2006, making us part of the Minchem Group. Minchem HMP Ltd is a well-established manufacturer of a range of products based on Zircon, Zirconia, Alumina and related materials.

Minchem HMP Ltd operates a ceramic milling and mixing plant offering a high degree of consistency in the work that we do.

A range of high purity Zircon and Zircon Alumina refractory products has been introduced especially for the glass industry. These are available as alternative UK origin products to those manufactured overseas.

This extensive range includes Cements, Paints and Coatings, Ramming compositions, Patches and Castables in both Zircon and Zircon Alumina Grades.