Enhanced hydrated lime capacity announcement

November 30, 2018
St. LOUIS, MO – (December 1, 2018) – Mississippi Lime Company, a leading producer of high calcium quicklime, hydrated lime and calcium carbonate, announced today that they are significantly increasing enhanced hydrated lime capacities at their Weirton, WV and Verona, KY facilities.  Mississippi Lime’s products employ industry leading technology for efficient... READ MORE

Governor Parson Visits Mississippi Lime Plant In Ste. Genevieve, MO

October 11, 2018
Governor Parson Visits Mississippi Lime Plant In Ste. Genevieve, MO Missouri Governor Mike Parson made his first visit to Mississippi Lime Company’s Ste. Genevieve production facility on Monday, October 8. The governor spent about an hour meeting with management and employees of Mississippi Lime. He also took part in a... READ MORE

Important Carrier Service Notification

July 02, 2018
The trucking industry is experiencing some extreme challenges regarding hiring and maintaining quality drivers due to recently implemented electronic logs, reduced hours of service, a strong economy, rail service issues, and the overall ability to attract people into this industry. Mississippi Lime has felt the impact of the driver shortage... READ MORE

MISSISSIPPI LIME ADDING HIGH REACTIVITY HYDRATED LIME CAPABILITY IN WEIRTON

March 12, 2018
ST. LOUIS, MO – (March 12, 2018) – Mississippi Lime Company, a leading producer of high calcium quicklime, hydrated lime and calcium carbonate, announced today that they will add capability to produce High Reactivity Hydrated Lime (HRH) at their Weirton, WV facility.  HRH is a leading product in the Dry Sorbent... READ MORE

Mississippi Lime Company Mine Rescue Team Wins Big at Annual Competition

October 06, 2017
Mississippi Lime’s mine rescue team finished first place overall at the 35th Annual Mine Rescue Competition held at Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla, Missouri in mid-September. In addition to earning first overall, the rescue team also won “Best in Missouri,” first place in the bench man contest... READ MORE

Mississippi Lime Acquires Mercer’s Hydrated Lime Business

June 19, 2017
Mississippi Lime Acquires Mercer’s Hydrated Lime Business ST. LOUIS, MO – (June 19, 2017) Mississippi Lime Company, a leading producer of high calcium quicklime, hydrated lime and calcium carbonate, today announced it has completed its purchase of Mercer Lime Company’s hydrated lime business. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.... READ MORE

FLOOD STATEMENT – 5/01/2017

May 03, 2017
The Midwest has experienced considerable rainfall in the past few days therefore Mississippi Lime has begun preparing to deal with flooding along the Mississippi River. The Corps of Engineers has closed the flood gates in Ste. Genevieve effective 4/30/17. ... READ MORE

Hydrator Expansion

January 21, 2015
Mississippi Lime today announced approval for construction of a calcium hydroxide facility to manufacture the company’s High Reactivity Hydrated Lime at its Verona, KY plant site. The expansion will focus on producing hydrated lime for acid gas control in the greater Cincinnati area...... READ MORE