Fairmount Minerals is recognized in the United States as one of the largest industrial sand producers. The company has eight active mining facilities and three manufacturing facilities. Through its various operations, Fairmount Minerals provides other equipment and consumable products to the markets it serves. Fairmount Minerals services a vast array of markets and industries with a selection of silica sand, lake sand, resin-coated sand, silica gravel and other specialty sands. Some of the markets served are abrasive, filtration, foundry, oil and gas, pool filter, golf courses, artificial sports fields and play sand. Fairmount Minerals is headquartered in Chardon, Ohio.