Active Minerals International Appoints Lintech International LLC as a National Distribution Partner for Kaolin Products in the United States

August 6, 2020 (Sparks, MD) – Active Minerals International LLC (AMI) signed a non-exclusive agreement with Lintech International LLC, a leading National Distributor of Specialty Chemicals,
to manage its portfolio of air-float kaolin clay products into the Adhesives, Coatings, Composites, Building Products and Sealants , markets. The agreement became effective on August 3rd. The kaolin product portfolio includes the Acti-Min® series of “soft” clay products along with “hard” clay products Secco ClayTM, Carotex ClayTM and Crown ClayTM.

“Partnering with Lintech’s strong technical sales organization and distribution infrastructure will enable us to strategically align resources and mutually reach our growth potentials,” stated Michael Morris, General Manager of Sales, AMI. “We are very pleased with the opportunity to form this partnership with Active Minerals,” commented Chuck Churn, Director of Principal Relations, Lintech. He added, “Combining AMI’s excellent brand and portfolio of products with our technical knowledge and customer base will lead to new business opportunities and overall growth for both companies.”

Lintech International LLC is a leading national specialty chemical distributor of resins, monomers, additives, pigments and performance minerals. Since 1983, Lintech has partnered with world-class suppliers to meet the needs of customers in a wide variety of markets including coatings, inks, plastics, rubber, adhesives and composites. Lintech is ISO 9001:2015 certified, a proud member of NACD Responsible Distribution®, and C-TPAT verified through U.S. Customs for a secure international supply chain. With 13 regional warehouses, Lintech provides excellent service to customers nationwide.

AMI produces a wide range of high-quality attapulgite and air-floated kaolin clay products at multiple operations in the Southeastern United States serving the fiberglass, agriculture, ceramics, rubber, drilling, coatings, and adhesives markets. The award-winning company is dedicated to conserving natural resources, reclaiming mined land and leaving the Earth a better place. For more information visit or contact AMI at 410-825-2920 or