Often used in water based paints, kaolin products help make paints scrub resistant, glossier and brighter. Additionally, various crushed brick and Egyptian refractory products are also used in certain types of paint manufacturing as they make excellent thickening agents.
Types of paint
Water based paint, milk paints, tempera paint, pigments and dyes, interior and exterior solvents, certain types of adhesives
A growing market for these type
A growing market for these type of mineral based paint and adhesive products, the industrial sector is seeing a rapid increase in the rate at which raw materials such as kaolin and also crushed alumina brick are purchased for use in these type of specialized paint products.