Aditya Birla Chemicals, the Rs 2560 crore chemicals business of the Aditya Birla Group, is based in India, Thailand and China. The range of products includes chlor-alkali, epoxy, fluorine chemicals, peroxides, phosphates, sulphites and phosphoric acid. These chemicals find application across a wide range of industries like food, textiles, electrical and electronics, composites, leather, plastics and automobiles.
They are exported to 58 countries across the globe. The products are manufactured at ten units-four in India, five in Thailand and one in China. The chemicals produced at these factories are recognised the world over for their high quality.
The chlor-alkali unit in Thailand, for example, is the only unit in the country to achieve the hallmark of quality excellence by obtaining FDA approval. State-of-the-art technology, stringent quality control and continuous innovative improvements guarantee that the products are of global standards.
Aditya Birla Chemicals has numerous awards to its credit. These include the coveted TPM Excellence Award-First category award, from the Japanese Institute of Plant Maintenance (JIPM) for the phosphates and sulphites divisions. In fact, the phosphates unit is the first sodium phosphate manufacturer in the world to have earned the award.
Aditya Birla Chemicals believes in caring for the environment while creating value for its stakeholders. It stretches beyond the stipulated norms to ensure a safer environment for all. For example, in support of its commitment to the customers and the community for maintaining the green environment, the peroxides division offers free technical services on hydrogen peroxide applications relating to industrial and municipal waste water and emission problems.
Safety is given pride of place at Aditya Birla Chemicals. The devising of processes, the choice of machinery, the selection of intermediates ? all are carefully weighed keeping the safety factor in mind. Safety of our employees as well as that of end users of our products is of paramount importance to us.
Aditya Birla Chemicals is a part of the Aditya Birla Group, India''s leading multinational corporation. The Group enjoys leadership position in businesses in which it operates ? such as metals, cement, viscose staple fibre, carbon black, viscose filament yarn, chemicals, fertilisers, insulators and branded apparel. It is also a leading player in the services sectors like insurance and asset management, software and telecommunication.
With sales turnover of US$ 29.2 billion, the Aditya Birla Group employs 130,000 people across India, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Egypt, Canada, Australia and China among other countries. Over 50 per cent of its revenues flow in from its global operations.
Customer satisfaction is ensured through timely delivery and customisation of processes according to requirements. The research and development facilities at the divisions have the latest equipment to determine the physical and chemical parameters of newly-developed products and their applications. Different divisions have been accredited with certifications like ISO-9001:2000, ISO-14001, OSHAS-18001, BS-8800 and TIS-18001.