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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

12/3/2015 - Luxfer Releases 2014 Fourth-quarter and Year-end Results

Luxfer have issued financial results for the three-month and twelve-month periods ended December 31, 2014.

Latest Events

19/10/2015 - Ceramitec 2015

MEL will be exhibiting at the Ceramitec 2015 event

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