Saint-Gobain Abrasive Particles

Product Categories

Saint-Gobain Ceramic Materials is a leading manufacture of abrasive particles, slurries, and vehicles for a wide range of lapping and finishing applications.  The product categories below represent highly engineered nano particles used in the electronics/semiconductor industries to chemically optimized slurries and vehicles used in general industrial lapping and polishing applications.


Choose from the following

Alumina E-Powders

A wide selection of sub-micron E-Powder particles with controlled purity levels to meet the needs of our customer’s demanding applications.

Ball Bearing Polishing Slurries

CRE slurries and E-powders that allow our customers to control their own processing time while maintaining their critical surface finish requirements. 

Industrial Lapping and Polishing Slurries

A wide selection of abrasive powders and CRE Slurries (water and oil-based slurries) designed to be effective in most industrial lapping and polishing applications. 

Nano Slurries

A wide variety of materials and particle sizes for use in polishing applications.

Polishing Pads

Polishing pad types including the io-1000 series non-woven, textile pads (rayon and acetate fibers in a binder), io-2000 series fiber-based and resin treated (polyurethane) and io-4000 series enhanced polyurethane pads. 

Automotive Polishing Slurries

The unique composition of extremely small and high agglomerated strength crystals enable very cost-effective polishing processes to be established.

Calcined Alumina Slurries

Norton CRE water or oil based slurries, fully suspended, rust-inhibited and made from tightly sized precision alumina or fused Al2O3  grain.

Lapping Vehicles and Lubricants

Water-based and synthetic-vehicles and formulated synthetic, semi-synthetic and waterless lubricants.

Norpol Polishing Slurry

A unique composition of extremely small alpha alumina crystals used in the manufacture of precision optics and other glass materials.

Zirpol™ Powders

Grains synthesized globally by Saint-Gobain in powder and slurry form for the most demanding glass polishing processes.