Opta Minerals is North America’s leading integrated processor/distributor/seller of industrial minerals. From our roots providing sand to a local foundry in the 1880s, Opta has grown to an international group of companies in Canada, the United States and Europe, all committed to delivering optimal results for our customers.
We source, process and distribute a wide range of products and services, from traditional copper and coal blasting slag to patented silica-free abrasives, construction-grade and golf course sand, water filtration media and jet cutting garnets, all used in a variety of industries and applications.
Our Mission …
" Empower our customers to achieve optimal results by providing the quality products they need and the exceptional service they deserve."
Our Vision …
" To be the world leader in providing integrated product and service solutions for industrial and construction minerals, combining the relentless pursuit of innovation and growth with an unwavering focus on exceeding our customer’s expectations."
For more information about who we are and what we do, read our President’s Message.
Opta Minerals is a proud member of:
AIST - Association for Iron & Steel Technology
IMA - International Magnesium Association
SSPC - Society for Protective Coatings
AWWA - American Water Works Association
OWWA – Ontario Water Works Association
ASSHTO - American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials
ATSSA - American Traffic Safety Service Association
WQA - Water Quality Association
OGRA – Ontario Good Roads Association
AFS - American Foundry Society
CFA - Canadian Foundry Association