A range of high performance hydrated limes

Tarmac Lime & Powders produce the “Limbux” range of high calcium hydrated lime products at the UK’s largest manufacturing plant. The Limbux brand is recognised worldwide for consistent quality and purity.   

We offer a variety of high quality hydrated lime with differing chemical and physical characteristics to suit all applications. 

Product Range

  1. Limbux

    Standard chemical grade for a wide range of process applications

  2. Limbux Trulime

    For building and construction materials, effluent and wastewater treatment and general applications

  3. Limbux Extra

    High reactive hydrated lime for more specialised or demanding processes

  4. Limbux NE

    Specially made for use on dimension-critical hardened formulation products

  5. Limbux HE

    Developed for use in flue gas treatment


  1. Consistent quality

    All Tarmac lime products are produced in controlled conditions to ensure consistency time after time.  

  2. Ultimate support

    At Tarmac technical excellence comes as standard.  To ensure the best possible results, expert support and advice is never more than a phone call away.  

  3. Industry-leading innovation

    The result of Tarmac's on-going commitment to reseach and development, Limbux is amoung the most innovative hydrated limes in the industry.  

  4. Responsible operations

    Our Lime operations are subject to independent audit and certification to ISO 14001 by LRQA and products responsibly sourced and certified to BES 6001.

  5. Large-scale production

    Produced in the UK’s largest hydrating plant.

  6. Greater choice

    A wide range of hydrated limes are available, including specific limes for sewage treatment, water purification, flue gas tratment and many more.  

  7. Buxton Lime - Energy From Waste

    Click to view our Energy From Waste Brochure. 


  • Drinking water purification
  • Sewage sludge stabilisation
  • Treatment of industrial effluents
  • Mortars
  • Finishing plasters
  • Plaster board
  • External and internal rendering
  • Flue gas treatment and energy from waste
  • Industrial applications such as leather tanning and sugar refining

Technical Information

All our customers can rely on the technical support of Buxton Lime, to provide expert advice on the best products for their needs, and efficient reliable use and handling of our products.

To see the gas prices used to calculate a monthly lime energy surcharge please click here.

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