Activated Bleaching Earth Market 2017 - Clariant (Switzerland), Taiko Group of Companies (Malaysia), BASF SE (Germany)
The clay product, which is used to decolorize the oil and remove the pollutants, is called Activated Bleaching Earth. It comprises of attapulgite, bentonite, and montmorillonite materials. The bleaching clay or fuller's earth are the other names for Activated Bleaching Earth. It is mainly used for improving the quality of oil by removing impurities, traces of metal, and maintaining minimal oil retention.