Building and Conservation

Lime and limestone powders (ground calcium carbonates) has always been integral in building conservation, the repair and restoration of heritage properties and new buildings. Used in everything from mortars and plasters to bricks and boards, our industry-leading lime and limestone solutions enable those operating in construction and conservation to work safely and cost-effectively.

In addition to being used in asphalt, aerated concrete blocks and fire-resistant board, our Limbux hydrated lime, Trucal and Trucarb limestone products used in-cement mortar is recognised by the construction industry for enhancing:

  • Flexural bond strength and workability
  • Compressive strength and cohesiveness
  • Durability of mortar joints
  • Resistance to sulphate attacks, frost damage and self-healing of cracks
  • Inhibiting moulds
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Lime products used in construction projects

Our lime and limestone products and solutions are ideal for all building conservation projects. Whether you require coarse granular or very fine powder, medium or high reactivity, our high purity range of products provide a comprehensive selection of reactivity and particle size distributions.


Hydrated Lime

The Limbux range includes a comprehensive choice of high quality hydrated limes, including specialist grades to meet specific applications.

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No. 1

leading producer of lime in the UK


Buxton Lime Firms was formed


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operational sites across Europe

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