1 Wyoming is the nations number 1 leader in bentonite production. 5.2 million Tons of bentonite produced in Wyoming in 2019. 771 The number of people bentonite mining employed in 2019. 16x Wyoming Bentonite can swell up to 16 times its original size. 70% Bentonite deposits in Wyoming make up to 70 percent of the worlds known supply.
Production. Wyoming is the nations leader in bentonite production with more than 4 million tons of bentonite produced each year. Employment. In 2018, the industry employed 711 workers, including mill operators, mechanics, surveyors, packaging operators and laboratory technicians.
Home. ABOUT US. Bentonit Company is a managing company of BENTONITE of Companies with enterprises, operating mining and processing of bentonite clay, along with sale of bentonite based products. Production and scientific amp; technological potential of the company provides the leading position in the Russian bentonite market.
Selective mining. Field laying and rotavation. This is a process used in hot, dry climates where the bentonite is spread out and rotavated with the addition of sodium carbonate. Crushing to 50 mm maximum size at the production plant. Extrusion. In wet climates, where field laying is not possible, a blend of raw