Fine Pumice Powder used within the Paint Industry

Pumice fine powder is being used increasingly in the paint and coatings industry, this is an alternative to traditional fillers due to its low density and unique particle morphology. Pumice powder provides Interior paints with Burnish resistance, flatting, low sheen and low film porosity. The use of Pumice in exterior paints and stains provides outstanding tint retention, mildew resistance acid reRead More…

Expanded Clay Slurry Tank Media

Techfil Europe now produces a specific Expanded Clay media grade that assists with pollution control. Our Expanded Clay works as a fantastic product to be used at odour control treatment Sewage Plants to purify the air. Expanded Clay is also commonly used in slurry tanks due to the product being easy to install, cost effective and able to achieve great results. For more information please clickRead More…

Expanded Clay, The Best Support Media for Green Walls

Techfil Europe has recently supplied our Expanded Clay Media for a large Green Wall project at an international airport in Brazil. Not only the Green Walls look aesthetically great,  it also offers insulation to save on heating costs and produces Oxygen to promote a healthier communal space. Our Expanded Clay is also widely used within the Green Roof industry for the same reasons. For more infRead More…

Techfil Recycled Glass Blast Media

Techfil Recycled Blast Media is produced at our plant by using 100% recycled glass cullet, our feedstock originally comes from bottle glass and windscreens. Recycled Glass Media is extremely popular because of its; Low Carbon Footprint Delivers an Even finish Low Cost Removes Rust Safe to Use We offer our Recycled Glass Blast Media in a variation of sizes for all projects witRead More…

Recycled Glass Filtration Media

Due to the high demand for recycled materials, Techfil Europe now produces Recycled Crushed Glass specified for Water Filtration. Our media has been tested and approved by the Drinking Water Inspectorate under Reg31 for portable water for human consumption. Not only is the Recycled Crushed Glass is cost effective, it is more environmentally friendly. The 3 main grades available in our range areRead More…

Pumice Water Filtration Media

Pumice Filter Media is now recognised as the filter media of choice when replacing anthracite in multimedia filters, rapid gravity filters and trickling filters. This filter media gives exceptionally long filter run times and significantly reduces backwash costs due to its lower density. Our Water Treatment Division is headed up by our Chief Process Engineer who has over 30 years in thisRead More…

Dental Pumice for Cleaner Teeth

Pumice Powder is added to dental cleaning products where a gentle yet effective abrasive is require. Pumice is a product that originates from volcanic activity so is totally natural. Techfil have been supplying Pumice into the dental industry for many years and works closely with large distributors globally. For more information please Contact UsRead More…

Benefits of using Pumice Lightweight Aggregate in Construction

Pumice Aggregate is seen as a preferred choice to other materials in construction due to its lightweight. Where the pumice is a third lighter than other materials, it is easily and cheaply transported by either men on site or by haulage. When the pumice is used in a concrete mix, it increases the elasticity of the product, providing a more flexible compound. This is beneficial for high rise buildiRead More…

Calcium Carbonate in the Food Industry

Calcium is an essential mineral that can be found naturally in foods such as dairy products, soy milk, or as a dietary supplement like calcium carbonate or calcium citrate. Calcium Carbonate is a natural mineral, derived from the earth’s limestone, marble or sedimentation of crushed marine shells. Food grade calcium carbonate is usually added to many foods like ready-to-eat breakfast cereals andRead More…

Pumice Powders and Pumice Grains – A Organic Cosmetic Exfoliant

Pumice Grains have been used in liquid, solid and gel abrasive hand soaps for decades. Today Pumice Powders and Grains are a natural alternative to plastic microbeads. Pumice is now widely used in foot scrubs, hand cleaners, body & shower gels, facial scrubs and even kitchen surface cleaners. In soap, Pumice offers a light abrasive quality which easily removes almost any grease or grime. BeRead More…