Bentonite

Al2O34SiO2H2O

Bentonite has been called the mineral with 1000 uses. Common applications include agriculture and animal feeds, oil and gas drilling, and cat litter. Wyoming bentonite is regarded as the world’s premium quality and consists of hydrous silicate of alumina, commonly referred to as montmorillonite clay. Wyoming sodium bentonite can swell up to 16 times its original size and absorb up to 10 times its own weight in water.

APM can supply Wyoming bentonite suitable for the oil, gas, and water drilling industries, tunneling and trenching applications, pond construction and sealing as well as a variety of environmental applications.