Ceremic industry

Combining an extensive portfolio of performance materials with in-depth technical knowhow, we help our customers to overcome a wide range of production challenges to improve yield and margins and create higher quality ceramics.

Whether you’re seeking processing enhancements such as faster casting rates and lower energy costs, or facing product performance issues such as excessive cracking and warping, we’ll work with you to develop effective solutions.

With experience in ceramics stretching back more than 300 years, today we offer solutions from premium mineral deposits around the world.


We work with customers across a broad range of segments, including:

  • Ceramic bodies
  • Craft pottery
  • Sanitaryware (e.g. kitchen sinks, shower trays)
  • Tiles
  • Tableware

Read more  on P. L & Sons Holding’s entire range of performance minerals for ceramics as well as guidance on recommended usage and technical information.


The breadth of materials in our ceramics portfolio enables us to meet customers’ individual needs with solutions that meet a diverse range of physical, chemical and functional requirements.

Solutions include:

  • refined ball clays 
  • powdered ball clays
  • kaolin
  • zirconium silicate
  • ceramic pigment

Read more to find the minerals you need for your ceramics applications. 

How can we help you?

Whatever quality or efficiency challenges you’re facing, we can help.

Please Contact Us to discuss current challenges and needs or future projects. We’re here to help.