Located in Trona, Calif., Searles Valley Minerals processes brine solutions from Searles Lake to produce chemicals including boric acid, sodium carbonate, sodium sulfate, several specialty forms of borax and salt. The company manages extensive operations in California's Searles Valley. Its soda and borates are used for window glass and windshields. Searles Valley Minerals products are used in laundries and for flat screen monitors, electronic parts and special coatings. The company serves the industrial and agricultural industries.