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Three Products Achieve UL Environment Claim Validations

Greer Lime Company is pleased to announce that 3 of our products; GreerCC-200, GreerCC-325 and Greer Industrial Sand have all achieved UL environment claim validations for containing a minimum of 100% pre-consumer recycled content. Greer Industrial Sand is a high calcium limestone sand, with applications including glass manufacturing and industrial fillers. Its high calcium content… Read more

Hitting a Home Run with the Community

Giving back to the community has always held great significance to the Greer Lime team. Over a decade ago, Greer Lime installed two baseball fields on property that maintain a jam-packed schedule for the local community during the warmer months. Located about one mile away from the Greer plant, the fields sit along the bank… Read more

Trout, Clean Water, and Community

We recently conducted a Q&A session with Scott Kisner, our Quality Coordinator. We asked him to talk about a community project involving trout that are raised on-site and donated to the town of Franklin, WV for the Spring Fest Trout Rodeo. The Trout Rodeo is held the first weekend of May each year. Q. Does… Read more

Modern, Efficient Pre-heater Rotary Kilns

We produce lime on two modern and efficient pre-heater rotary kilns. Our kiln system is fully automated and computer-operated which allows us to produce the highest quality lime in the industry. Combined with our product sizing, handling, and storage system we are able to segregate a variety of lime products in different sizes and chemistries.… Read more

New Analytical Equipment for Product Testing

Greer Lime has made significant investments in our quality control laboratory with the purchase of new analytical equipment for product testing. Our new equipment includes an Oxford Instruments Lab-X Supreme XRF analyzer for determining the chemical composition of limestone and lime products with a high rate of accuracy. We’ve also added a Microtrac S3500 particle… Read more

Greer Lime is Committed to Safety

Greer Lime and its employees are committed to a Safe Workplace. According to figures provided by the U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA), and the National Lime Association: Greer Lime’s Recordable Incident Rate from 2006 – 2011 was 1.1. The Average for Metal/Non-Metal Mines nationwide was 2.92. Of the sixteen member… Read more

Bradley Hercules Air Stream Mill

Our Bradley Mill gives you something no other limestone source can provide. A higher level of quality and reliability As part of our ongoing commitment to customers and future markets, Greer Lime has installed some big upgrades, including the Bradley Hercules Air Stream Mill. The Bradley Mill allows us to provide you with a greater… Read more