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Quartz Experience
Sibelco opened a permanent exhibition about their main industrial minerals : quartz, cristobalite, olivine, nepheline, ball clay,...

Quartz Experience is an interactive and educational project where the visitor may use his hands continuously to gain knowledge about the things that interest him.

The varied itinerary includes a time line, a minerals treasury, a production room, a minilab with practical tests, a three-dimensional simulation on the evolution of the landscape of Rauw, a quiz room and numerous screens with text, images and sound.

The exhibition addresses especially to schools, associations and customers of Sibelco. This way they get an introduction to the company, the applications, a number of simple test features and to the production processes.