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MEL Chemicals is a global producer and supplier of inorganic materials specialising in zirconium based chemicals. We are headquartered in Manchester, UK and have research & development and manufacturing on three continents.

MEL has a long-established, global reputation for the production of high quality zirconium based chemicals. Our products are used in a variety of applications including automotive catalysis, electronics, structural and functional ceramics, paper production, chemical catalysis, solid oxide fuel cells, water purification and many more.

We produce an extensive range of pure zirconium oxides and hydroxides, doped zirconias and reactive zirconium chemicals. Details of our product ranges can be found within our Product Range pages.

Our products are manufactured both in the UK and the USA and we have a joint venture, Nikkei MEL, in Japan with Nippon Light Metal.

MEL Chemicals is an operating unit of the Luxfer Group (NYSE:LXFR) of high-technology companies (please visit for more information).

Latest News

18/8/2015 - Luxfer Reports Second-quarter 2015 Results

Luxfer issued its financial results for the three-month and six-month periods ended June 30, 2015.

Latest Events

19/10/2015 - Ceramitec 2015

MEL will be exhibiting at the Ceramitec 2015 event

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