With a workforce of about 1400 employees, Sasol Eurasian Chemical Operations in Germany primarily engages in the production of surfactants and surfactant intermediates such as ethylene oxide as well as fatty alcohols, mineral oil-based paraffin waxes and wax blends, petroleum jellies, wax emulsions and inorganic speciality chemicals including high-purity alumina and related speciality products.
Alongside our regional head office in Hamburg, we operate production facilities in Hamburg, Brunsbüttel, Marl and Birkenhead (UK).
At Sasol Eurasian Chemical Operations in Italy, about 550 dedicated employees manufacture a broad range of organic chemicals including fatty alcohols, LAB, LAS, n-olefins, n-paraffins and surfactants for targeted applications. Alongside its regional office in Milan, Sasol Italy operates production facilities in Terranova, Augusta and Sarroch.
Sasol Eurasian Chemical Operations in Slovakia specialises in non-ionic surfactants and specialities and employs about 50 people at its production site in Nováky, in the heart of Slovakia, and its head office in the capital city of Bratislava.
At Sasol Eurasian Chemical Operations in China about 100 employees manufacture anionic and non-ionic surfactants based on the sulfation and ethoxylation production processes. In addition to our facility in Nanjing we also run the Sasol Yihai joint venture in Lianyungang, Jiangsu Province.
The joint venture with our partner Wilmar International (Singapore) and the Lianyungang Port Authority focuses on the production of oleochemical fatty alcohols.