About Us

Essential Minerals

 

Established in 2017, Essential Minerals is proud to be the only naturally pure Calcium Carbonate manufacturer for the food and pharmaceutical markets.  Whether your looking for low cost calcium fortification, acidity control, a buffering agent, or flow aide, Calcium Carbonate may be the right fit for you.

Due to our extremely pure source of ore we are able to provide a product that is uninhibited by any grinding aides or purification chemicals.  We are the only Calcium Carbonate on the market that has been certified as acceptable for use in organic production in accordance with the USDA National Organic Standards

Our PureCal® food grade line is  specifically designed to fortify the content of foods and beverages.  We offer sizes from 4 to 20 microns, with high purity and ultra-low metals.  Applications for this  product can range from use in baked goods, cereal, bread, powdered mix beverages, as well as meal replacement bars.

Our PureCal® USP line is an ideal Calcium source for your pharmaceutical applications such as natural Calcium supplement, osteoporosis treatments, tablet buffering, antacids, as well as a flow aide. We offer sizes from 4 to 20 microns, very high purity, and ultra-low metals. This includes lead levels of less than .125 ppm if needed and virtually no insolubles.

Our world class manufacturing site, highly trained staff, and most importantly our culture are focused on the specific needs of our food and pharmaceutical customers. We hold the same high standards internally for our company as we hold for the requirements of our customers. Our Mission is to provide a high purity quality product with first class customer service. We view the quality of our products, and relationships equal to our dedication to Safety. This is core to our culture and supported by every Essential Minerals employee.

Differentiators:

  • First Class Customer Service
  • Certified as acceptable for use in organic production in accordance with the USDA National Organic Standards
  • High Purity (>99%)
  • Ultra-Low Trace Metals including Lead as low as .125 ppm
  • No chemical modifiers or additives used in the manufacturing process
  • State-of-the-art automated manufacturing

Certifications and Registrations:

  • FDA Registered as a Pharmaceutical Manufacturer
  • Certified as acceptable for use in organic production in accordance with the USDA National Organic Standards
  • ISO 9001:2015
  • FSSC 22000:2005
  • Kosher
  • Halal