Elementis Plc is an investment holding company, which engages in the manufacture of specialty chemicals. It operates through the following segments: Personal Care, Coatings, Talc, Chromium, and Energy. The Personal Care segment deals with the production of rheological modifiers and compounded products, including active ingredients for anti-perspirant deodorants, for supply to personal care manufacturers. The Coatings segment provides rheological modifiers and additives for decorative and industrial coatings. The Talc segment produces and supplies talc for use in plastics, coatings, technical ceramics, and the paper sectors. The Energy segment consists clay and synthetic based rheology modifiers for oil and gas drilling and stimulation activities. The company was founded in 1844 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.