Mississippi Lime Company Adds Regional Sales Manager in Omaha

OMAHA, Neb. – March 30, 2018 Mississippi Lime Company has announced the addition of Jennifer Huff as regional sales manager to the sales team in Omaha, Nebraska. Born in Omaha, Huff attended the University of Nebraska-Omaha, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in communications. She joined Mississippi Lime from chemical distribution company Univar, where she worked as an account manager II. At Mississippi Lime, Jennifer will assume responsibilities in the Near West/Southwest Region and pursue new and existing product applications across a wide variety of markets including FGT, steel, construction, chemical, and water/waste water. About Mississippi Lime Company Mississippi Lime Company (MLC), based in St. Louis, MO, has been providing the nation with high-calcium lime products for over a century. The company has built a reputation not only on quality of lime, but technical expertise, commitment to research and development, and a tradition of customer service. By utilizing one of the highest purity limestone reserves available, MLC has become the most diversified producer of high-calcium quicklime, hydrated lime and calcium carbonate products in North America. MLC has facilities in Ste. Genevieve, MO; Verona, KY; Vicksburg, MS; Weirton, WV; Chester, SC; Mobile, AL; Prairie du Rocher, IL; Kansas City, KS; Port Allen, LA; and Denver, CO. For more information, visit MississippiLime.com.

MISSISSIPPI LIME ADDING HIGH REACTIVITY HYDRATED LIME CAPABILITY IN WEIRTON

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 Injection industry for control of acidic gases at coal fired boilers and other industrial processes that generate acidic gases as a byproduct.  Since HRH’s introduction in 2013, the enhanced hydrated lime has provided customers the opportunity for higher performance and cost savings for controlling emissions such as sulfuric acid mist, hydrochloric acid, and sulfur dioxide. Mississippi Lime also offers HRH from its Ste Genevieve MO, Verona KY, and Chester SC operations.  When coupled with an AbSensor probe from Breen Energy Solutions, a Mississippi Lime subsidiary, customers will have high performing hydrated lime along with the industry standard for measuring performance of a Dry Sorbent Injection system. About Mississippi Lime Company Mississippi Lime Company (MLC), based in St. Louis, MO, has been providing the nation with high-calcium lime products for over a century.  The company has built a reputation not only on quality of lime, but technical expertise, commitment to research and development, and a tradition of customer service.  By utilizing one of the highest purity limestone reserves available, MLC has become the most diversified producer of high-calcium quicklime, hydrated lime and calcium carbonate products in North America.  MLC has facilities in Ste. Genevieve, MO; Verona, KY; Vicksburg, MS; Weirton, WV; Chester, SC; Mobile, AL; Prairie du Rocher, IL; Kansas City, KS; Port Allen, LA; and Denver, CO.  For more information, visit mlc.com.

Mississippi Lime Company Mine Rescue Team Wins Big at Annual Competition

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 and first place in the field competition. Read more about MLC’s award-winning mine rescue team here.

Hinman, Nelson Join Mississippi Lime Community Advisory Panel

STE. GENEVIEVE, MO (May 12, 2017) Paul Hinman and Garry Nelson are the newest additions to the Mississippi Lime Community Advisory Panel (CAP). Hinman is the Head of Schools at Valle Catholic, a position he has held since July, 2016. Nelson is the Ste. Genevieve County Presiding Commissioner, a position he has held since 2011. Formed in 2013, the members of Mississippi Lime’s Community Advisory Panel work with Mississippi Lime to gather direct and meaningful feedback about the company, to present and discuss any needs and concerns of the community, represent the community in discussions with the company and help relay appropriate information back to the community. “Mississippi Lime is very proud of our long history in Ste. Genevieve. The CAP provides us with an excellent means of connecting to the local community with the mutual goal of making our business and the surrounding area the best that it can be,” said Mike Sheffield, General Manager of Mississippi Lime’s Ste. Genevieve operations.

Mississippi Lime Acquires Mercer’s Hydrated Lime Business

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. Mercer Lime Company, with operations in Branchton, PA, has a long history of producing high quality hydrated lime to a variety of markets including chemical and industrial, water treatment, and various environmental applications. Bill Ayers, President and CEO of Mississippi Lime, said, “This acquisition is consistent with our continued mission to be the leading supplier of hydrated lime products and services in North America. This addition will strengthen Mississippi Lime’s position in the industry and help better service the wide range of hydrated lime customers in the region.” About Mississippi Lime Company Mississippi Lime Company (MLC), based in St. Louis, MO, has been providing the nation with high-calcium lime products for over a century. The company has built a reputation not only on quality of lime, but technical expertise, commitment to research and development, and a tradition of customer service. By utilizing one of the highest purity limestone reserves available, MLC has become the most diversified producer of high-calcium quicklime, hydrated lime and calcium carbonate products in North America. MLC has facilities in Ste. Genevieve, MO; Verona, KY; Vicksburg, MS; Weirton, WV; Chester, SC; Mobile, AL; Prairie du Rocher, IL; Kansas City, KS; Port Allen, LA; and Denver, CO. For more information, visit mlc.com.