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.

Brand Name Generic Name Application Usage Median Diameter Complaince
Talc 3351 DenseTalcGLIDANTUse as matting agent, opacifier in cosmeticsD50: 12.0 µm Thru 200 mesh (74 µm) sieve: 95%CTFA