Imerys Talc America, Inc.– Files Chapter 11 as Strategic Counter to Talc-Related Litigation, Will Establish Trust to Progress Equitable Treatment of Talc Claims Found to Have Merit

February 13, 2019 – Imerys Talc America, Inc. and two affiliated Debtors (“Imerys” or the “Company”) filed for Chapter 11 protection with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in the District of Delaware, lead case number 19-10289 [Docket No. 1]. The Company,  the leading talc producer on the American continent, with operations in Montana, Vermont, and Texas,…