Imifabi is a leading mining and minerals company, specializing in the production of Talc. On a global scale, Imifabi offers a wide range of high quality products at competitive prices.

Established in the 1950’s, in Valmalenco (SO) Italy, Imifabi has expanded over the last two decades, thanks to its strategic choices aimed at developing a policy of growth and investment.

2001 – Imifabi LLC‘s establishment in Benwood and Diana plant acquisition in the USA.

Imifabi brand is a strong and cohesive presence worldwide, and a symbol of quality and professionalism in many different markets. The brand’s main asset is innovation.

Certifications: ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015, OHSAS 18001:2007

Imifabi produces a complete range of pharmaceutical grades that guarantees both high purity and fully compliance to the Pharmacopoeias. Talc works as an excipient in pharmaceuticals: being Inert and safe, Imifabi talc products are used in pharmaceutical preparations.

Thanks to its hydrophobicity and its lamellarity, talc is used as an ingredient in cosmetics; our products are used as matting agents in face-powder and make-up and as thickening agents in liquid preparations and other applications for cosmetic

Being safe and inert, IMI Fabi talc is perfect filler for chewing gum; thanks to its platyness, lubricant properties and natural hydrophobicity is broadly used as anti-sticking agent to prevent agglomeration of other ingredients. Our food grades are in compliance with Food Chemical Codex, Directive 1995/02/EC, 2008/84/EC.

Talc is a hydrated magnesium silicate, belonging to the subclass of phyllosilicates. Its crystals are thin and lamellar forming, when massive, wide range of colours (i.e.: white, pink, green, grey or black). Talc can be found in various grades, different by purity, colour and lamellarity. Its main characteristics are: it’s naturally hydrophobic and lipophilic, it’s chemically inert, resisting very well to acids and bases.