In 1994 a privately owned Queensland family company formed Chillagoe Perlite, the only open-cut mine in Australia 100% mined, manufactured, packaged, owned and operated, to specialise in the mining, manufacturing and supply of Perlite. In 2002 the vermiculite division was added to process South African ore.
Since then we have continued to mine and manufacture the highest quality Perlite and vermiculite products and distribute them into Agricultural, Hydroponic, Horticultural, Food, Wine, Swimming, Foundry, Industrial and Construction Markets in not only Australia but the Middle-East, Asia and New Zealand.
Perlite is not a trade name but a generic term for naturally occurring siliceous rock. The distinguishing feature which....
Chillagoe Perlite offers a number of unique properties which make it an ideal horticultural medium such as...
Because of Perlites outstanding insulation characteristics and light weight, it is widely used as a loose fill insulation...