Hamilton Pigment PlantJul 24, 2017
Acquired in 1967 from American Potash and Chemical, Tronox’s Hamilton Plant has a long history of providing quality products for global customers. With more than 60 years of operational success, Hamilton’s titanium dioxide (TiO2) manufacturing operation is our largest TiO2 plant and one of Mississippi’s biggest industrial operations. Hamilton employs a multiple-line chloride configuration which results in higher capacity utilization. Hamilton and its 418 employees work closely with customers to optimize their formulations and enhance TiO2 use in production processes.
Date facilities began operation:
Sodium Chlorate in 1958 (closed 2015)
Titanium Dioxide (TiO2) Pigment in 1965
Titanium Dioxide (TiO2) Pigment (225,000 MT)
Approximate number of employees: 425
Safety, Health, Environment, and Quality:
Hamilton is ISO 9001 certified for quality management from the International Organization for Standardization. It is also a Voluntary Protection Programs Star site, according to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), which means that the facility meets and exceeds work safety guidelines and protocol.