UK leader in the supply of lime solutions

Our products are used for everything from water treatment, flue-gas desulphurisation and soil stabilisation, through to the manufacture of iron, steel, plastics, paper, glass and aerated blocks.

We work with sister companies operating in Germany and the Czech Republic, Ireland, and Scandinavia to serve markets in Europe and the rest of the world.

Sectors we work with

Buxton Lime plays a vital role in water purification, land remediation and power generation, including flue-gas desulphurisation. It is also used in the production of essential materials ranging from construction products, iron, steel, plastics and glass through to medical products and animal feed.

Why work with us?

UK's biggest supplier

UK's biggest supplier

We are the leading producer of lime products in the UK. We are also the only supplier with the flexibility to operate both Shaft and Maerz kilns, which ensures security of supply at home and abroad. We currently export to over 30 countries across the globe.

Part of SigmaRoc

Part of SigmaRoc

SigmaRoc PLC is an AIM-quoted lime and industrial limestone group targeting quarried materials assets in the UK and Northern Europe. SigmaRoc employ over 2,090 staff operating from 99 different sites throughout Europe.

Quality control

Quality control

Buxton Lime is famous for its purity and consistent chemistry. Our advanced production and quality management systems ensure our lime products provide the most effective solution for each and every application.

Always improving

Always improving

Our dedicated customer service team offers a single point of contact and quick response. Whatever you need, you can rely on our support every step of the way. We are continually improving our processes and systems to meet new customer demands.

No. 1

leading producer of lime in the UK


Buxton Lime Firms was formed


Number of employees


operational sites across Europe

Our manufacturing plants

Our Tunstead manufacturing plant is one of the most energy efficient in Europe. The quality of the limestone has been at the forefront of lime and limestone production for over 100 years. We are pioneering innovative solutions for specialist applications and consistently setting the standard for quality and purity.

Sustainability is at the heart of everything we do
Our Tunstead manufacturing plant
Buxton Lime

Get in touch with us

For more information about our lime products please see our technical information and product data sheets which are available throughout our website.

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