Our World Class Principals are our Business

L.V. Lomas has been in the ingredients, raw materials and packaging products distribution business for over 50 years. The backbone of our business has always been the strength of our Principal supplier-partners. Our philosophy has been to partner with the "best in class" manufacturers and producers, with a global reach and a technical leadership position which offers innovation and application support. In seeking these partnerships, we look for market expertise and the best possible fit to avoid overlap in our product offering.

50 Years in Business

L.V. Lomas' Marketing Managers are assigned to each principal to be a focal point of contact for all commercial activities. Our team of Marketing Managers are seasoned professionals with an intimate knowledge of the applications and clients in a variety of industries.

In picking our partners, we strive to become a true extension of their marketing and sales operations across North America. Furthermore, we offer a full range of integrated services for total distribution solution channel management.

To find out more about how L.V. Lomas can be your channel to market, please contact us at 1-800-575-3382

The AMI LLC Attapulgite division mines and processes attapulgite clay for sales to the paint and coatings industries. Min-U-Gel products are specially processed colloidal gelling agents prepared in fine-particle sizes from naturally occurring attapulgite clay. When dispersed and reflocculated, Min-U-Gel brand clay minerals are used to thicken a variety of water and organic liquids such as: tap water, ionically-contaminated waters like brines or sea water, aliphatic and aromatic organics, esters, alcohols, oils, liquid fats, and others. Its gel characteristics are best described as yield-pseudo plastic and thixotropic, providing valuable benefits to the user such as:

  • Stable Gel Strength
  • High Viscosity at low shear rates
  • Low Viscosity at high shear rates
  • Rapid recovery from shear mixing
  • Consistent Gel characteristics at extreme temperature conditions