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Established by the pioneers - Mr. Chandresh Parikh and Mr. Bhanu Patel, 20 Microns boasts an Illustrious history of accomplishments and performances.

A Successful Concept of Micronization :
An important milestone for continued development and future strategy of 20 Microns happened when Mr. Chandresh Parikh MSc. ( Chairman and Managing Director) and Mr. Bhanu Patel , (Paint technologist emeritus)started promoting micronized fillers to the Paints industries in 1988.

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1990
 

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1990
It was investment in expanding the micronization process and R&D facilities.
1993
Implementation of Total quality systems
1994
Further expansion in production capacities by 17,000 TPA
1994
R& D division of 20 Microns becomes a separate entity by itself.
1995
New manufacturing location installed at Vadadla with 18,000 TPA capacity.
1996
New manufacturing location installed at Hosur( South India) with 15,000 TPA capacity.
1997
Diversified Into Kaolin processing and installed a new plant at Bhuj.
1998
Acquired Kaolin Mines and mining lease at bhuj.
1999
Installation of Cryogenic super conducting magnet at bhuj site for kaolin processing.
 
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1991
Further expansion in capacities by 17000 TPA
1991
Further expansion in capacities by 17000 TPA
1991
Further expansion in capacities by 17000 TPA
1991
Further expansion in capacities by 17000 TPA
1991
Further expansion in capacities by 17000 TPA
2000
Introduced a Pozzolanic material called “Metacem” as construction chemicals.
2001
New manufacturing location installed at Alwar with 6000 TPA.
2002
New manufacturing location installed at Tirunelvelli with 6000 TPA
2003
Modernization and upgradtion of Vadadla plant to produce ultrafine calcium carbonates
2005
Started manufacturing new products like Synthetic Barium sulphates, Aluminium silicates.
2005
Started new generation processing aids to promote better dispersions for our customers.
2007
Established new territories and Sales channels in the European, North American and Latin American continents
2008
20 Microns began its operations in Ipoh, Malaysia for Calcium Carbonate
2008
20 Microns Limited came out with an IPO and got listed on the BSE and NSE
2011
20 Microns Limited R&D Centre gets recognized & approved by DSIR, Govt of India