The nitro business is a key player in the South African explosives and fertiliser industries.
Plants are strategically situated to provide value added products and services to customers in Southern and Central Africa. Major production facilities in South Africa are located at Bronkhorstspruit, Rustenburg, Sasolburg and Secunda.
The explosives business produces and markets commercial explosives and a wide range of specialised blasting accessories and services to South Africa’s leading mining houses, and also exports to global markets. A range of diversified bulk explosives used in opencast mines and quarries is manufactured at sites close to major mining customers.
The fertiliser business produces and markets nitric acid, ammonium nitrate, limestone ammonium nitrate (LAN), ammonium sulphate and ammonium nitrate and ammonium sulphate based granular and liquid NPK (Nitrogen, Phosphorus, Potassium) fertilisers to industrial clients, farmers, traders and fertiliser companies. A technical services department provides agronomic and product support. The business also markets liquid and granular sulphur.
Sasol Nitro plays an important role in Sasol’s nitrogen value chain and other companies in the Sasol family of businesses and is a signatory of Responsible Care®. Its operating plants are all ISO 9001 (quality management system), ISO 14001 (environment management systems) and BS OHSAS 18001(safety management) certified.
Sasol Nitro is a division of Sasol Chemical Industries.
Important Notice for Nitro customers regarding the Consumer Protection Act
The Consumer Protection Act, 68 of 2008 gives consumers (that is, those who qualify as a consumer in terms of the Act), certain rights which are not ordinarily applicable to customers who are not consumers. To ensure that in our dealings with you we apply the appropriate terms of sale to you, we have published a Customer Questionnaire, our General Terms of Sale (applicable to all customers who are not consumers) as well as our General Terms of Sale for Consumers.
The Customer Questionnaire is a quick and easy guide to assist you to determine if our General Terms of Sale for Consumers are applicable to you (should you qualify as a consumer) or if it is our normal General Terms of Sale
that apply (in the event that you are not a consumer).
If you intend purchasing from us, kindly complete and sign the Customer Questionnaire as well the General Terms of Sale applicable to you (determined by using the Customer Questionnaire). Then, please forward both the completed Customer Questionnaire and the signed General Terms of Sale to
fax them to (011) 219 0369.