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Africa Diatomite Industry Limited



Increase its establishment in 1942, African Diatomite Industries Limited (ADIL) has continued to remain one of the leading processor and supplier of fresh water Diatomaceous Earth products in Sub Saharan Africa. ADIL is situated about 120 km northwest of Nairobi and it is within the region of the Great Rift Valley whose formation gave rise to unique natural structures including pre-historic sites like Kariandusi near Gilgil.

The proximity of ADIL processing plant to its deposits enables the company to substantially reduce its raw ore haulage costs that are reflected in its competitive pricing to its cherished customers.Over the years, ADIL has expanded its processing facility and is able to offer a number of products with wide applicability in various industrial sectors. Subsequently, with its expanded production capacity, ADIL has equally endeared itself to its existing markets in Eastern, Central and Southern Africa and continues to expand to new horizons as it tailors its products to various market niches beyond African continent.


Our Products

Fresh Water Diatomaceous Earth


Postal Address

African Diatomite Industries Limited,

P.O.Box 32, Gilgil - 20116,



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Mobile:+254 700189733