Exceptionally low density pumice of the highest standard

BM Valla´s main export is pumice. The company has mined and sold pumicesince 1978. The mine is situated at the foot of Mt Hekla and the pumicegrading and washing plant is in Þorlákshöfn. The density of Hekla pumice isexceptionally low and the material is among the best isolating buildingmaterials available. It is used as a building material for chimneyproduction, light isolating blocks for exterior walls, growing medium androad building material All pumice products are exported, mainly to Norway,Sweden, Holland and Germany.