Lime Industries Pty Ltd was founded in 1976 and is the largest producer and distributor of lime putty in Australia.
The company's founder Emilio Neil Menchetti has been calcining lime in Western Australia since 1957.
1960 - Liquid lime putty
The company initially supplied liquid lime putty to the building industry for use in masonry mortars and finishing plaster set coats producing the first commercial quantities of " ready lime putty " in 1960.

1970 - pH control system
The late 1970's saw the company become a major supplier to the Western Australian Government, supplying turn key liquid lime putty systems for pH control in the treatment of acidic waters and waste.
1980/90 - New markets
This technology was adapted for the states many mineral producers in the 1980's and 90's offering them alternative systems to the more hazardous and costly systems available during that period.

2000 - Agricultural Lime
Recently the company has addressed concerns of the states farmers and grain growers by producing quality grade agricultural limes in order to rectify soil calcium deficiencies and acidity problems.
Lime Industries operates manufacturing plants in Osborne Park, Kalgoorlie, Hope Valley, and Kwinana.

Its calcination facilities are in Neerabup and distributes Australia wide through trade outlets.

The company operates agriculture lime pits at Lancelin, Guildeton, Kwinana, and Mandurah and has numerous strategically located reserves throughout the State of Western Australia.
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Emilio Menchetti
, Founder.