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 Venator Materials PLC (NYSE symbol VNTR) headquartered in The Woodlands, TX, USA. Venator employs over 4,500 people worldwide, operates 27 facilities, has customers in over 110 countries and has a revenue of $2.3 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.