Semnan Soda Ash Co.(SSACO) began building its factory in 5 November 2002 and was put in official operation by early 2006 , whit the production capacity of 700,000 tons annual. Having strong financial support from its shareholders, since the beginning of operation, and also strong group of expert specialists and engineer beside coordinated management, SSACO has become the biggest Soda Ash supplier in Iran as well as Midlle Eastern countries. Semnan Soda Ash CO.(SSACO) has in addition a strong distirbution network in and outside of country. As well support of more than 140 domestic consumers , the company has export to more than 15 countries throughout the world. Thhis has made SSACO one of the foremost exporters in Iran .
Soda ash is the trade name for sodium carbonate, whit the chemical formoulate of Na2CO3 .This miltifaceted chemical is used in several functions in various industries. Soda Ash is produced through the Solvay process (also known as the ammonia-soda process).This method is among the most efficient manufactiring ways. In appearance, Soda ash resembles white crystalline powder, it is odourless and hygroscopic in nature. Depending on its features, Soda ash consist of two various kinds, namely: Soda ash light Soda ash dense
Soda Ash analysesLight Soda Ash Dense Soda Ash
an important use of soda ash is in the manufacture of glass,where it reduces the melting temperature of the sand used in making glass and also helps in the 'functioning' , or shaping of glass articles.This multipurpose chemical is also a major ingredient for making soaps and detergents,where it is used as a smoothening agent in formulations for soaps, detergents and other cleaning compounds. Furthermore , this resourceful alkali is widely used in another chemicals materials in different way .Soda ash has various applications in mining processes ,pulp and paper manufacture ,the creation of sodium compounds ,water refining ,metal refining ,textile processing ,cleaning preparations ,petroleum and metallugical refining ,iron and steel, aluminum and grugs.
Soda ash packaging is done in polymer bags of various sizes - from 40KG to 1 metric tones- depending on customer requirments. Soda ash should be stored under cover in a cool ,dry place and bags containing the substance should not be loaded a height of more than 15 bags .
The yearly capacity of SSACO's factory is 700,000 netric tones , consisting of both heavy and light Sodium Carbonates, the production rate of each may vary flexibly according to the market demand.
The raw materials used in this manufacturing factory are lime ,salt and energy.
Neesless to say that this region enjoys abundant high capacity lime and salt mines belonging to SSACO.
This company is staffed whit experienced experts in the fields of manufactoring, as well as quality control in different stages of raw materials, operation process and final products. It also has a planning and programming department and a Research and Development "R&D" Department aimed at assuring better quality and consistent updating of the technology. The factory is located in Semnan province while its main customers are in Tehran or neighboring cities. Therefore, it enjoy the advantage of nearness to the consumotion market. Sodium Carbonate Plant is fully automated equipped with DCS Control System orogrammed with the latest software to control and guarantee product's quality.
Semnan Soda Ash respects and is committed to its consumers by offering high quality products.In order to obtain the trust of customers ,which is most valuable capital for the company for years ,we see our selves obliged to control and inspect all of the processes ,starting from providing the raw materials to delivery of products to the customers.
The main consumers of this product are Detergents and ceramic manufactures, including Iranian Light Soda Ash Consumers:
Main market of Light Soda Ash
The main consumers of this product are glass manufactures, namely of following Iranian companies:
Main market of Dense Soda Ash