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Overview

Sasol Performance Chemicals develops and markets a broad portfolio of organic and inorganic commodity and specialty chemicals and comprises three key business divisions: Organics, Advanced Materials and Wax. Our offices in 18 countries serve customers around the world with a multifaceted portfolio of state-of-the-art chemical products and solutions for a wide range of applications and industries.

 

Surfactants, surfactant intermediates, fatty alcohols, linear alkyl benzene (LAB), short-chain linear alpha olefins, mineral oil-based and synthetic paraffin waxes, high-purity and ultra-high-purity alumina as well as high-quality carbon solutions form the basis of our key product range.

 

As individual as the industrial applications they serve, the tailor-made solutions offered by our products create real business value for customers. Ongoing research activities result in a continuous stream of innovative product concepts that help our customers position themselves successfully in future markets.

 

Our products are used in countless applications in our daily lives to add value, security and comfort. Typical examples include detergents, cleaning agents, personal care, construction, paints, inks and coatings, metalworking and lubricants, hot-melt adhesives, bitumen modification and catalyst support for automotive catalysts and refineries as well as other specialty applications including oil and gas recovery, agriculture, plastic stabilization, and polymer production. Every day, our researchers explore ways to improve our products and develop innovations that improve the quality of people’s lives.

 

Product divisions

 

Organcis and Wax can stay as they are for now, please remove PCASG completely and replace Inorganics 6 catalyst with

 

Advanced Materials:

Our Advanced Materials Division comprises three sub-divisions:

 

The inorganics sub-division supplies high purity and ultra-high purity alumina, as well as other advanced alumina-based products.  Due to the high chemical purity and excellent dispersibility, as well as the fact that key characteristics including pore volume, particle size and specific surface area can be adapted to customers’ specific requirements, these products are highly sought after. We currently offer more than 400 tailor-made specifications to our customers

 

Our carbon sub-division produces high quality carbon-based products at the Sasol Synfuels production facility in Secunda. The physical properties of our material, combined with distinctive chemical specifications makes it ideal for expansion into selected speciality markets

Our catalysts sub-division is accountable for marketing and sales of Sasol’s in-house developed cobalt Low Temperature Fischer-Tropsch (Co LTFT) catalyst