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UMS group acquires ALTEO, world leader of specialty aluminas

Following the decision of the commercial court on January 7, 2021, Alteo is now out of the court-supervised legal redress and joins the United Mining Supply (UMS) group.UMS, an experienced, sound and socially responsible industrial group, is opening a new era for Alteo to ensure its world leading position over the long term. The industrial […]

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Discover our new SEPAL and TIMAL brochures

We are pleased to introduce our new products SEPAL – Alumina for lithium-ion battery separators TIMAL – Alumina dedicated to heat dissipation Download our brochures now: SEPAL & TIMAL (Re) discover our brochures dedicated to other markets: CERAMICS & TILES TECHNICAL CERAMICS FLAME RETARDANT FILLERS POLISHING REFRACTORIES GLASS


Alteo joins forces with Ginet Group on China’s battery market

In order to accelerate the penetration of its products on China’s battery market, Alteo joins forces with the China-based group Ginet and creates the joint venture Alteo-Ginet (Suzhou) Lithium Battery Material Technology. Alteo provides its expertise in these super fine aluminas which are already used in surface coatings for lithium-ion battery separators and electrodes. In […]


Alteo continues its development in Asia with the creation of a Refractory application laboratory in China

Alteo has just finalized the implementation of a laboratory dedicated to the refractory market in China. Located in Qingdao, Shandong Province, this new application lab supports Alteo’s development in Asia in a rapidly evolving market. By bringing its technical expertise closer to the producers of refractory products, Alteo accompanies its customers by offering them various […]

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Check out our new brochures

We have the pleasure to present our new brochures for the flame retardant and polishing markets. You can download them here: Flame retardant fillers [PDF] Polishing [PDF] Discover our other brochures as well: High Performance Refractories [PDF] Tiles & Ceramics [PDF] Technical Ceramics [PDF] Glass [PDF] For more information contact our commercial team.

Alteo is opening a new affiliate in India

To support the market growth in India, Alteo is proud to announce the opening of the new office Alteo India Aluminas Private Ltd. in Mumbai. Alteo, as a global leader in the production of specialty aluminas, wants to accompany the development of India’s alumina market, by providing : a large product range to answer to […]

ALTEO wishes you a happy New Year

Alteo is proud to celebrate the 125-year anniversary of Gardanne’s factory, alumina’s global cradle. With a unique know-how, high quality products and services and continuous improvement in environmental performance, our teams innovate on a daily basis to build a sustainable future. We wish you a very happy and prosperous new year!

Alteo announces price increase

Throughout 2018 alumina production has kept suffering from significant continuous cost increases – in particular bauxite, energy, freight and caustic soda. Therefore, in a very tight market environment, Alteo will raise prices on its whole product portfolio. Price increases will depend on markets and products and will apply on products shipped as of October 1st, […]

Our new brochures are on line!

We have the pleasure to present our new brochures. Download them now : High Performance Refractories [PDF] Tiles & Ceramics [PDF] Technical Ceramics [PDF] Glass [PDF] For more information, contact our commercial team

Alteo inaugurates a new high energetic performance cogeneration

A few days after the announcement of the construction of a new solution of water treatment, Alteo inaugurates in partnership with ENGIE Cofely, a high energetic performance cogeneration. Thanks to the revalorization of a heater at a standstill since 2013, and profiting of new technologies, the cogeneration unit, which was designed by ENGIE Cofely, will […]