Martin Marietta Magnesia Specialties is committed to reducing its impact on the environment through significant investments to reduce its carbon footprint. Our company consistently minimizes waste generation through recycling initiatives and the sale of all byproduct streams.
Safety and Employee Well-Being
Magnesia Specialties maintains healthy environments where our employees work together to create and sustain injury free workplaces. Safety is held firmly as a core value that shapes decisions throughout our organization. We advocate for continuous improvement and healthy lifestyles through our training programs, education opportunities and wellness initiatives for our employees and their families.
Focus is also directed at sustainability during procurement activities with providers of supplies and materials, and on the bulk shipment of goods to minimize emissions during delivery.
Martin Marietta Magnesia Specialties also sells finished products that are critical to sustaining the environment. Some of the applications that our products serve include:
- Purifying/cleansing industrial and municipal wastewater
- Optimization of transformer electricity transmission
- Replacing hazardous chemicals with our non-hazardous magnesium oxide and hydroxide products
- Sulfur oxide pollution reduction
- Drinking water purification
- Participation in renewable energy markets
- Nuclear waste neutralization
- Gas turbine electric generation efficiency
- Reduced chemical usage in pulp bleaching
- Improved paper grade pulp yield, reducing wood demand
- Fertilizers to maximize crop yield and to replenish soil nutrients
- Reduction of sewer system pollution, such as hydrogen sulfide gas
These applications name just a few of the ways in which Martin Marietta Magnesia Specialties’ products help sustain our environment.
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Magnesia Specialties aims to create a significant and positive impact on the local economies where our manufacturing facilities are located. Our employees work diligently to ensure compliance, and to honor not just the rules, but also the spirit of regulations as they preserve and protect the environment where they live and raise their families. Martin Marietta Magnesia Specialties also gives back to the communities where it operates through annual charitable giving, focused support of our local schools, and employee involvement in a wide variety of civic organizations.
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For more information on our products and processes, please contact your Martin Marietta Magnesia Specialties sales representative.