Focused on innovation,

quality, and reliability.


From our roots providing sand to local foundries in the 1880s, Opta has grown to an international group of companies committed to delivering optimal results for our customers.

Opta offers a diverse product portfolio to serve a multitude of iron and steelmaking needs.

Opta is a globally integrated processor, distributor, and seller of industrial minerals.

We strive to be the leading provider of innovative steelmaking reagents, slag conditioners, and metal remediation materials consumed in the North American and European markets.

We aim to be the market leader in steelmaking products through an unwavering focus on supporting our customers’ needs. We measure our success by our presence in a majority of steel mills throughout the world.


Opta’s purpose is to be the leading supplier of performance materials and solutions in the steel and other basic materials, infrastructure, and specialty chemical industries.


Our vision is to expand our geographic reach with effective solutions and to diversify into other basic materials industries such as aluminum, copper, concrete, and glass. We will accomplish this by leveraging our customer-focused approach with our innovative product portfolio, equipment, and service.

Core Values of the Company

Accountability and Integrity in everything we do.

Promoting Teamwork for the success of our employees, customers, and organization.

Committed to our Customers to delivering the best quality products, solutions, and service.

Providing employees a Safe environment in which to thrive.

Consistently deliver outstanding performance through Innovation and Creativity.

Enhancing Sustainability by respecting and protecting the Environment in the communities where we live and work.

At Opta, we know that being the best requires working with the best. We’re proud to belong to the following groups.

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At Opta, we know that being the best requires hiring the best. If you share our commitment to excellence, you can make a difference here.