About us

Who are we?

Perlita y Vermiculita is a company that specialises in the manufacture and distribution of products for passive fire protection such as fireproofing mortars, intumescent paints and fire compartments.

At Perlita y Vermiculita S.L.U. we have been developing systems for passive fire protection of buildings for 30 years, ensuring the safety of people and property for our customers. Our products are used on all five continents. This allows us to have a large production capacity, as well as excellent customer management, which helps us to advise them in the best possible way.

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On our website you will find a wide variety of products, as well as different constructive solutions for passive fire protection. Most of them have been designed and tested in accordance with the Technical Building Code and the Fire Safety Regulations for Industrial Establishments. Most of our products and construction solutions carry the CE Marking. The products have been tested in accredited laboratories.

At Perlita y Vermiculita  we have implemented the quality and environment system in accordance with ISO 9001 and 14001 Standards. Our materials are manufactured in accordance with the quality procedures of these standards at all times.

Perlita y Vermiculita  is part of PV Group, one of the largest groups in Spain dedicated to passive fire protection in building and industry. Perlita y Vermiculita was founded in 1982, it is based in Barcelona and has customers all over the world. In 2011, PV Group became part of RPM International Inc. a leading international sales company for building materials and materials for the fire protection industry. Immersed in a strategic development plan, RPM International Inc. reorganised and optimised its internal structure. As a result of these changes, PV Group has been part of the structure of the multinational company Carboline since 2019.

The American company Carboline, with more than 70 years of experience, is dedicated to the manufacture and distribution of coatings and passive fire protection products. Carboline has offices and factories all over the world. It has made a strong commitment to the protective coatings industry, and actively participates with professional organisations, working in corrosion control, water distribution and passive fire protection.

Its parent company, RPM International Inc. is a holding company of various companies that manufacture and market high-performance coatings, sealants and specialty chemicals, primarily for maintenance and enhancement applications. RPM International Inc. has nearly 15,000 employees, distributed around the world, with 156 manufacturing sites in 26 countries, in addition to selling its products in over 170 countries, across 5 continents.

Our services

At Perlita y Vermiculita we have qualified and experienced technicians, offering our customers personalised advice tailored to their needs, as well as consultations on our range of products and construction solutions.

We are characterised by our extensive experience in products, in addition to understanding and working with the various regulations of Spanish and European application with respect to passive fire protection, as well as the testing regulations of each constructive solution provided for. In this way, we can advise our customers on the most suitable way to meet the minimum requirements according to applicable regulations.

Our Application Network

If you require applicators for our products, we have a wide network of applicators:

Customer Service

You can contact us by phone on +34 93 209 60 19 or by sending us an email clientes@perlitayvermiculita.com