Mineral Research & Development (MRD) is a basic manufacturer of high quality, inorganic, metallic salts. We have been in business since the early l960’s and operate as a Division of Chemical Specialties, LLC, which is owned by Huntsman Corporation (NYSE symbol HUN) headquartered in The Woodlands, TX, USA. Huntsman Corporation employs over 16,000 people worldwide and has net sales in excess of $11 billion.

Mineral Research and Development’s main sales office is located in Harrisburg, North Carolina with two production facilities, one in Harrisburg, NC and the other in Freeport, TX. The Freeport, Texas facility is ISO 9002 certified.