Tronox Limited is a global leader in the mining, production and marketing of inorganic minerals and chemicals. The company operates two vertically integrated businesses: Titanium dioxide (TiO2) and Alkali Chemicals. The TiO2 business mines and processes titanium ore, zircon and other minerals, and manufactures TiO2 pigments that add brightness and durability to paints, plastics, paper, and other everyday products. The business operates mines and mineral processing plants in South Africa and Australia, and pigment manufacturing plants in the United States, the Netherlands, and Australia. Tronox also has an electrolytic and specialty chemicals business that provides innovative products to the energy storage, paper, automotive, and pharmaceutical industries. Tronox’s has a global workforce of 4,400 employees. Tronox’s Rotterdam Botlek facility is the only titanium dioxide (TiO2) producer in the Netherlands, with an annual capacity of approximately 90,000 tonnes at year-end 2013 and a € 15.5 million in payroll and benefits in 2011, approximately 250 employees and about 50 contractors daily.The plant has ISO 14001: 2004 for environmental management and ISO 9001:2008 certification for quality management.
In SCALE TRONOX provides samples from its Acid Waste stream before neutralization treatment as well as filtercake samples after neutralization treatment.