When it comes to the leading Talc and Soapstone producers in Asia, then Blanc Fixe Minerals is undisputedly the leading source available. We understand the requirements and aspirations of our customers and thereby follow a unique move towards our offerings. At Blanc Fixe Minerals we maintain our position as market leaders by providing uninterrupted supply constant quality and reliable business partner in supply of your Performance Minerals needs.
Blanc Fixe has access to one of the finest talc reserves in the World being the pioneers of talc discovery and export in Pakistan
At Blanc Fixe, we are committed towards safe and healthy mining and processing practices with the vision of maintaining the ecological balance and preserving nature. We work towards minimizing environmental effects and risks today for the coming generations. Since our inception, we have focused on energy conservation and protection of the environment.
The word “talc” derives from Medieval Latin talcus, which in turn originates from Arabic طلق talq which in turn was derived from Persian تالک tālk . Talc is the world’s softest mineral. Talc is a common metamorphic mineral in metamorphic belts that contain ultramafic rock. Soapstone is mostly present in collisional orogens such as the Himalayas, which stretch along Pakistan, India, Nepal, and Bhutan.
Blanc Fixe Minerals Talc Lumps are used in many industries, including paper making, plastic, paint and coatings, rubber, food, electric cable, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, and ceramics. A coarse grayish-green high-talc rock is soapstone or steatite, used for stoves, sinks, electrical switchboards, crayons, soap. Blanc Fixe Talc lumps finds use as a cosmetic (talcum powder), as a lubricant, and as a filler in paper manufacture. It is used to coat the insides of inner tubes and rubber gloves during manufacture to keep the surfaces from sticking. Talc, with heavy refinement, has been used in baby powder, an astringent powder used to prevent diaper rash